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.
Trump wants to take $54 billion from human needs and give it to the military. What if we did the reverse?
Today the Trump transition team suggested $10.5 trillion in spending cuts over the next ten years.
National Priorities Project examines how new budget proposals stack up to Americans’ priorities.