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Senate Committee Approves 2013 Labor-HHS Budget; Votes to Increase Block Grants, Integration Activities

The Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday voted to approve a fiscal year 2013 budget that includes a $20 million increase to the Mental Health Block [...]

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Five Major Health Policy Successes of 2011

Despite what seemed like constant threats to Medicaid and behavioral health funding over the last year, our field was able to fend off the worst [...]

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Congress Enacts 2012 Budget, Averts Feared Cuts to Behavioral Health

Overcoming a political impasse, Congress late last week approved the remaining nine bills that make up the 2012 budget. The “megabus,” as the 9-bill package [...]

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