In recent years the president has submitted his budget late, the House and Senate have passed only a few – if any – of the 12 appropriations bills, and Congress has relied on continuing resolutions and omnibus spending bills to keep the government going.
Today the Trump transition team suggested $10.5 trillion in spending cuts over the next ten years.
How 2016 changed peace and military spending, climate change, economic inequality and corporate greed.
National Priorities Project examines how new budget proposals stack up to Americans’ priorities.
The National Priorities Project breaks down President Obama’s $4.2 trillion budget proposal in a series of pictures.