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prevention and public health fund

House Subcommittee Approves Massive Cuts to 2013 Behavioral Health Funding

Funding for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration would fall by over $300 million compared to last year under a 2013 funding bill [...]

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House Votes to Replace 2013 Automatic Cuts with $315B in Spending Reductions

Today, the House approved legislation that would cut $315 billion from social programs in 2013. The legislation is House Republicans’ response to the $72 billion [...]

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Editor’s Note on This Week’s Special Budget Series

By Rebecca Farley, Director of Policy & Advocacy at the National Council and Managing Editor of Writing this week’s Public Policy Update was somewhat [...]

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Prevention Fund Once Again at Risk in Congressional Spending Negotiations

This week, the Affordable Care Act’s Public Health and Prevention Fund is once again on the chopping block as Congress looks for a way to [...]

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Social Services, Food Stamps, Health Reform on the Chopping Block as Congress Looks to Stop Sequester

In an effort to stop automatic spending cuts slated to take effect in January, six House committees are crafting plans to sharply reduce spending in [...]

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Affordable Care Act Prevention Grants Will Support SBIRT, Tobacco Cessation

The Department of Health and Human Services last week announced it was awarding $137 million for programs to strengthen local programs supported through the Substance [...]

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