The United States is already at the forefront of curing AIDS.
The government pledged $48 billion between 2009 and 2013 to help fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in the developing world. However, there are still thirty-four million people living with AIDS and the number is growing.
With this additional spending, experts say, we could prevent 12.2 million new infections and save over 7.4 million lives between now and 2020.
Take action here and help rid the world of AIDS.
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