Health care leaders push back against proposed $5.5B NIH cut

//Health care leaders push back against proposed $5.5B NIH cut

Health care leaders push back against proposed $5.5B NIH cut

President Donald Trump has again proposed slashing the budget for the National Institutes of Health, prompting local hospital and state officials, who note Massachusetts is one of its largest recipients, to condemn the cuts. In a draft budget proposal released Monday, the Trump administration proposed cutting the NIH budget by roughly $5.5 billion, to $34.4 billion. The proposal marks the third time Trump has suggested cuts to the NIH budget, which supports research at many of the country’s most…

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