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Feds cut off funds to fight lead poisoning

Maryland losing $600,000 annual CDC grant

Tim Wheeler

9:40 AM EST, March 9, 2012

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has finally served formal notice of what has been widely speculated - that the federal government is cutting off the grants it's been giving states to fight childhood lead poisoning.

In a March 7 letter