Senate OKs Haiti Rehabilitation Funding

The Senate approved May 27 funding for the rehabilitation of Haiti and the State Department’s “civilian surge” to help improve economic conditions in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

The spending includes some USD2.8 billion for Haitian reconstruction and another USD4 billion for Afghanistan and Iraq in 2010.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.