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Research!America applauds medical research funding in House bill

Research!America applauds medical research funding in House bill

WASHINGTON —  Research!America Monday hailed the medical research funding levels included in the draft appropriations bill released by the House Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee. “The devastation COVID-19 has wrought and the suffering and uncertainty it continues to cause spotlight a larger reality: health-focused research and public health readiness

House passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill

House passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill

WASHINGTON — House Democrats on Wednesday passed the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill with the ultimate goal of having it on President Joe Biden’s desk by Friday, just days before key federal unemployment benefits start to expire for many workers on March 14. By a 220-211 vote, with no Republicans voting yes, Democrats handed Biden