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After 2020, pandemic preparedness budget cuts should be unthinkable

July 26, 2021

After 2020, pandemic preparedness budget cuts should be unthinkable

While the cost of COVID-19 in the United States could top $16 trillion before we’re able to get it under control, funding for the American Jobs Plan may be cut from $30 to $5 billion. In The Hill, we discuss the need for a $3.5 trillion infrastructure package that will prevent the next pandemic and fill gaps in public health programs.