BREAKTHROUGHS BLOG

August 08, 2012

What’s Ahead on the Hill

Policy and Advocacy Officer
GHTC

In this feature on Breakthroughs, we provide an update on what’s currently happening with global health in Congress and an outlook for future legislative activity.

As Congress starts the August recess, there have been a few developments in the fiscal year (FY) 2013 appropriations process, and both House and Senate committees have completed debate on nearly every account. Additionally, both the Administration and Congress have intensified their discussions about the upcoming sequestration cuts, and Congress has proposed continuing resolution to keep the government running at least until March. Below, we provide an overview of recent activity.

FY 2013 Appropriations

FY 2013 Continuing Resolution

Sequestration

New OMB Guidance

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