Fighting for a U.S. federal budget that prioritizes peace, economic security and shared prosperity
Rep. Tom Price, Chairman of the House Budget Committee, will be among lawmakers releasing alternative budget plans next week/Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore
Last month, President Obama released his seventh annual budget proposal, outlining how he would spend $4 trillion in fiscal year 2016. Next week, we expect to see alternative budget proposals from both the House of Representatives and Senate Budget Committees as well as from the Congressional Progressive Caucus budget.
Next week, when the budget alternatives are released, we’ll be taking a look at how each major budget proposal stacks up on issues you care about. Here’s what polling shows:
Stay tuned for this year’s version of Competing Visions on the federal budget, that compares how the president and some lawmakers would break down the federal budget.