She said that GOP budget proposals would cut 6 million homebound seniors from the program and that Democratic proposals would leave 3 million seniors hungry. The meals programs costs about $818 million a year and House proposals would cut $65 million from the approximately $2.4 billion HHS budget, the Post said.
Mar 16, 2017 · Under President Donald Trump's budget, the HHS budget would be reduced by $15 billion, a move intended to rein in federal spending while also offsetting a proposed $54 billion increase in defense spending. The budget slashes $6 billion from the National Institutes of Health while merging the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality into that agency.
Jun 01, 2020 · Proposed Budget Cuts Target Vulnerable Californians Shirley Madden, 83, relies on a caregiver and her two grown daughters to remain living at home — and not in a nursing home. Her daughters, 55-year-old Carrie and 60-year-old Kristy Madden, both use wheelchairs and need a second caregiver to help them navigate their own daily lives.