“The White House is proposing a $1.2 billion cut this year to the National Institutes of Health’s budget.
The proposed NIH cut is part of $18 billion in spending reductions that President Trump’s team is proposing to Congress for the current fiscal year, which ends in October, according to a summary obtained by STAT.
The mental health block grants administered by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration would also be cut by $100 million under the White House proposal.”
Read more at: https://www.statnews.com/2017/03/28/budget-nih-cuts/
Source: StatNews.com – March 28, 2017