Here's the scoop on what's happening this week in Congress.
This week, the House and Senate passed the FY2020 funding bill in time before the continuing resolution expired on December 20. President Trump is expected to sign the bill before the midnight deadline, tonight.
The funding bill including a $3.51 million increase for STD prevention at the CDC, the first increase in almost 20 years. The bill also fully funded the Ending the HIV Epidemic Initiative. For more information view NCSD’s press release here and FY2020 funding table here.