Congress Prepares for the President’s Budget

By: Christopher Findlay

March 24, 2022

Congress is only a couple weeks removed from passing the $1.5 trillion government spending bill but is already anticipating the official release of the President’s Fiscal 2023 Budget request next week.

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Democrats Debate Priorities After Passage of Government Funding Bill

March 17, 2022

By: Christopher Findlay

On Tuesday President Biden signed the $1.5 trillion government spending bill into law.

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Changes Needed to New Skilled Nursing Facility Initiative

March 14, 2022

By: Sarah Dobson

Lutheran Services in America wrote to CMS Administrator Chiquita Brooks-LaSure outlining our strong concerns that fewer older adults will be able to access the care that they need.

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Renewed Chance for Home and Community Based Services Funding Surfaces, as Congress Passes Government Funding Bill

March 10, 2022

Congress stared down another funding deadline on Friday but reached a deal on a $1.5 trillion long-term spending package late Thursday night. Debate focused on ways to increase both defense and non-defense spending and attempts to satisfy last-minute requests from the White House for new COVID relief funding and Ukraine..

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LSS Northeast Florida Offers Ukrainians Hope in the Sunshine State

March 9, 2022

The war in Ukraine has upended more than a million families from their homes. With new arrivals entering the United States every day, our members are working to find new homes for Ukrainian refugees across the country. Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida is working with officials in the Sunshine..

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