White House Requests $88M To Fight Ebola Epidemic
The Obama administration has requested a total of $88 million to help combat the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. The Office of Management and Budget requested the funding as part of a group of "anomalies" that need to be addressed, according to documents provided to Congress.
- "White House Requests Ebola Funds" (Rogers, Politico, 9/5).
- "White House Asks for $58 Million To Fight Ebola Outbreak" (Eilperin, "Post Politics," Washington Post, 9/5).