Posts tagged "budget"
President’s budget would hinder US public health progress

President’s budget would hinder US public health progress

The priorities outlined in the White House's budget proposal are largely out of step with public health. Read more in this report from The Nation's Health.

Feb. 14 news: Citizenship on census, EPA budget, $100 billion opioid question, flu control, maternal health

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.

Feb. 13 news: Trump budget, opioid costs, paid sick leave, food stamps, measles in Europe

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018.

Feb. 12 news: President’s budget, prevention fund cuts, flu season, opioid harm reduction, herpes decline

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018.

Public health watching Senate and House HHS appropriations bills

Last week, the Senate Appropriations Committee released the contents of its bill to fund the departments of Labor, Health and Human Services and Education in fiscal year 2018.
What the president's budget request means for public health

What the president’s budget request means for public health

The White House today unveiled its proposal to fund the federal government for fiscal year 2018 to near-universal alarm among public health advocates.
President’s 2018 budget devastating to public health: Cuts to prevention, research, programs

President’s 2018 budget devastating to public health: Cuts to prevention, research, programs

As the White House readies its budget proposal for release tomorrow, The Nation's Health reports the outline shows ominous signs for public health.
APHA: Trump budget puts vital public health programs at risk

APHA: Trump budget puts vital public health programs at risk

APHA strongly opposes the President's fiscal year 2018 budget request, which outlines a plan that shifts significant funds to defense programs and away from health agencies and services.
APHA on president's FY 2017 budget: 'Mixed bag'

APHA on president’s FY 2017 budget: ‘Mixed bag’

President Barack Obama announced his fiscal year 2017 budget yesterday, which APHA called a mixed bag of improved public health safeguards and harmful funding cuts.
Senate passes budget that batters public health

Senate passes budget that batters public health

For the first time in six years, Congress has passed a joint budget resolution. While that may seem like progress on a deeply divided Capitol Hill, the measure signifies a nearly wholesale retreat for public health.
House adopts ‘devastating’ budget agreement

House adopts ‘devastating’ budget agreement

The U.S. House of Representatives yesterday approved a framework to guide federal spending for the next fiscal year with dangerous implications for public health.

March 18 news: House GOP budget plan, Ebola vaccine, Kraft recall

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, March 18, 2015.