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GOP attempts to cut House $1.9B Body Guard Ops
Leahy sez, additional funding was needed to address the costs of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Capitol, its staff and Afghan collaborators "will not be abandoned" (like Iraqis) ...

as 2022 NDAA markups SWAMP congress.

by Cat on Sun Jul 11th, 2021 at 01:58:33 AM EST
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Afghan visa program, [Air and Space*] National Guard reimbursement, NDAA security supplemental
The bill would provide more than $1.1 billion to help relocate Afghans, with $600 million for the State Department to improve and ["]strengthen["] the special immigrant visa program; $500 million for the Defense Department for emergency transportation, housing and other essential services; and $25 million for the Department of Health and Humans Services Department for medical screenings and housing services once the ["]refugees["] are in the United States.
* FY22 NDAA passed reactionary senate subcommittee Authorizers and Appropriators
by Cat on Tue Jul 27th, 2021 at 08:44:16 PM EST
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