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US: Rep. Cuellar Helps Secure $85 Million to Prevent Child Abuse (Press release)
U.S. Congressman Henry Cuellar – July 13, 2018
Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) announced his success in helping secure $85 million in funding in the U.S. House of Representative’s fiscal year 2019 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Government Agencies Appropriations bill for state grants for child abuse prevention. These funds will provide states with the means for improving their child protective service systems (CPS). In addition, he secured $1.5 million to develop and expand a national child abuse hotline.