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"The fact that Congress passed this bill is acknowledgement that health security is national security."
TFAH rated 26 states and Washington, D.C., as 6 or lower on a 10-point scale.
In its annual report, TFAH said there are still major gaps and funding needed to battle new threats.
Grants to support emergency preparedness for local public health agencies and hospitals equal about $840 million.
TFAH says many states have a mediocre level of infectious-disease preparedness.
The bill provides increases for the CDC, DHS, and FDA and funds for pandemic readiness.
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