The House of Representatives passed the 2009 Supplemental Appropriations for Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Pandemic Flu. There is $1.9 billion for Pakistan, which is $591 million above the Administration request. There is $597 million for economic assistance including agriculture, food security, displaced persons, national and provincial governance, rule of law and improved access to quality education. This economic package is $100 million above the Administration's request. We also have $400 million in the Pakistan package for the Pakistan Counterinsurgency Capability Fund, which will be available on September 30th, 2009. -NADEEM KIANI, September 22.