Posts tagged "public health funding"
House subcommittee cuts public health in FY 2016 funding bill

House subcommittee cuts public health in FY 2016 funding bill

This week, the House Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations Subcommittee announced its fiscal year 2016 funding bill. It did not look good for public health.
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.
Big cities talk impact of emergency preparedness funding

Big cities talk impact of emergency preparedness funding

Today is National PrepareAthon! Day, the perfect time for Americans to learn how to prepare for disasters. But how do cities take action? The Big Cities Health Coalition visited Capitol Hill this week to urge policymakers to restore emergency preparedness funding.

April 17 news: E-cigarette use rises among teens, may not help smokers quit; public health funding by state

Check out today's public health news on Friday, April 17, 2015.

March 16 news: Loneliness, e-cig ads, public health funding

Check out the latest in public health news for Monday, March 16, 2015.

5 ways the omnibus spending bill impacts public health

Congress passed the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act last week. Find out how this new budget affects our nation's health.

Oct. 24 news: Ebola, flu shot delivery, public health research funding

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.

Oct. 23 news: Ebola vaccine testing, U.S. trans fat intake, Texas public health funds

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014.

Oct. 15 news: Public health funding cuts, enterovirus test, New York AIDS epidemic

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014.
The Nation's Health: Funding cuts hurt, but you can help

The Nation’s Health: Funding cuts hurt, but you can help

Public health budgets are being slashed across the country. But advocates can take steps to protect public health.
Americans share personal struggles caused by public health cuts

Americans share personal struggles caused by public health cuts

A new report from the Coalition for Health Funding reveals more than data of public health budget losses, focusing more on the human element of the consequences.