WASHINGTON, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Public Health Association (APHA) commends members of Congress for working together on the economic stimulus bill to produce legislation that will create jobs, allow state and local governments to continue offering critical safety-net services and provide an opportunity to work toward improving the health of all Americans.
The revised legislation includes funding for the following, all of which are supported by APHA as important opportunities to invest in both our economy and the health of our nation:
Along with other important components of the bill, these provisions serve as an important first step in ensuring that we have the healthy, productive work force that will be required as we move forward from these difficult times.
APHA looks forward to working with Congress throughout the appropriations process to ensure that our nation continues to recognize the essential nature of investing in our nation's public health infrastructure.
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Contact: David Fouse 202-777-2501; Cell: 202-262-5417 firstname.lastname@example.org
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