U.S. House Appropriations Committee Draft SFOPs Bill Would Significantly Cut World Bank Funding

Foreign Policy: House Bill Would Decimate World Bank Funding
“The House is pushing a bill that would slash World Bank funding by almost half — a far deeper cut to the international finance organization than even President Donald Trump’s budget proposed. On July 12, the Republican-led House Appropriations Committee released its State and Foreign Operations bill, representing its vision for the 2018 fiscal year budget for the State Department, security responses, and humanitarian missions…” (Allen-Ebrahimian, 7/17).