HHS office distributing stimulus funds
This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet
The Department of Health and Human Services says its Office of Recovery Act Coordination will distribute about $137 billion from the stimulus package enacted in February. Among the appropriations to be distributed from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, $1 billion will go toward HHS' Prevention and Wellness Fund. An HHS spokesman said $650 million of this appropriation will fund "a national initiative to advance prevention and public health," for which each HHS agency will make recommendations
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