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In response, the FDA said it has already made headway in fixing the problems and will take further steps in 2018.
The plan includes a $2.8 billion boost to HHS but cuts to global health.
The budget supports earlier commitment to Gavi vaccine initiatives but dials back funds for other global health efforts.
At times consumers were at risk "for several weeks after FDA was aware of a potentially hazardous food," the report says.
Highlights include funds for antibiotic resistance, bioterrorism preparedness, and a unified food safety agency.
The bill provides increases for the CDC, DHS, and FDA and funds for pandemic readiness.
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