Tag: related agencies appropriations subcommittee
Rosa DeLauro Names Florida Democrats to Appropriations Spots, Including Wasserman Schultz Leading a Subcommittee
Naming Democrats to the committee and its various subcommittees, DeLauro announced this week that she is keeping Wasserman Schultz as chairwoman of the U.S. House Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee.
The funds come through Student Support Services Program (SSS) grants, part of the federal TRIO program, and will be used to “help low-income, first-generation, or disabled college students to increase students’ retention and graduation rates, facilitate their transfer from two-year to four-year colleges, and foster an institutional climate supportive of the success of low-income and first-generation college students.”
U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., weighed in on Monday after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced it was sending $13.4 million to help Florida deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Marco Rubio Asks HHS Secretary About Coronavirus, U.S. Dependence on China for Pharmaceutical Ingredients
In his exchange with Azar, Rubio focused on how around 80 percent of American active pharmaceutical ingredients come from China.