Education spending for elementary, secondary and higher education is projected to
account for 6 percent of total federal discretionary spending in fiscal year 2015, a figure that has
held roughly constant for decades.
President Obama’s last budget proposal for fiscal year 2017 is a mix of old and new, of longshot proposals and sure bets.
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New proposal calls for investment in domestic priorities but also prioritizes Pentagon spending and military force.
It’s time for us to recognize that preschool is essential for our kids, our families, and our economy. And we can afford it.