KFF Budget Summary Analyzes Global Health Aspects Of FY19 SFOPs Appropriations Bill

Kaiser Family Foundation: House Appropriations Committee Releases FY19 State and Foreign Operations (SFOPs) Appropriations Bill
This budget summary highlights global health-related aspects of the FY19 State & Foreign Operations (SFOPs) appropriations bill and an accompanying report recently released by the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee of the House Committee on Appropriations. According to the summary, funding provided to the State Department and USAID through the Global Health Programs (GHP) account, which represents the bulk of global health assistance, totals $8.7 billion in FY19, matching the FY18 level and hitting almost $2 billion above the president’s FY19 request (6/20).