WASHINGTON, DC, Wednesday, November 12, 2014 – U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), Vice Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today delivered opening remarks at a Full Committee hearing on the U.S. Government response to the Ebola outbreak.
The full text of Shelby’s remarks, as prepared, is below:
Thank you Madam Chair.
Today, we will discuss the administration’s $6 billion request to address the Ebola outbreak, both domestically and in West Africa.