AIDS Action Network Alert
July 8, 1996
The following is an AIDS Action Alert targeted to those activists in the following states: LA, MD, MO, MT, NE, NJ, UT, and VT.
HOPWA Funding On The Line; Senate VA/HUD Appropriations Subcommittee Set To Mark Up FY'97 Bill This Wednesday
The Senate VA/HUD Appropriations Subcommittee is expected to mark up its FY '97 bill this Wednesday, July 10. The Senate is our last chance to increase FY '97 funding for HOPWA.
Call your Senator on the VA/HUD Appropriations Committee and urge him/her to provide $250 million in FY '97 funding for HOPWA. All Senators can be reached at 202-224-3121. E-mail addresses for your Senators can be found posted in HandsNet at Resources/Congressional Contacts.
Remember to tell your Senator that:
Senate VA/HUD Appropriations Subcommittee
Christopher Bond (R-MO) chair, Conrad Burns (R-MT), Ted Stevens (R-AK), Richard Shelby (R-AL), Robert Bennett (R-UT), Ben Nighthorse Campbell (R-CO), Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), Patrick Leahy (D-VT), J. Bennett Johnson (D-LA), Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ), Bob Kerrey (D-NE)
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