Now for the U.S. Senate’s Approval

The U.S. House of Representatives approved a $40 million-budget increase for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC)in the Omnibus Appropriations Bill on February 25. 

The funding level is $390 million, a $40 million or 11.4 percent increase over the FY 2008 funding level of $350 million. The Senate is expected to take up the bill next week.