Blog: Congress Should "Significantly Increase Funding" for Global Health
March 12, 2010
A Huffington Post blog examines debate in the U.S. over "how to advance global health most effectively": "If we aim to lead the world toward a more comprehensive approach to global health, we must be willing to fund it." The blog concludes by urging Congress to "significantly increas[e] funding across global health accounts beyond the President's budget request ... that includes increased investments in addressing the deadliest infectious diseases, like AIDS, where we have a track record of success and growing international need" (Collins, 3/11).
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