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Former EPA official: Trump"s budget cuts will do "unimaginable" damage to the agency

REUTERS/Joshua RobertsA former EPA official isn’t happy with President Donald .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2017

Democrats call for largest IRS budget to improve service as Trump calls for cuts

Does the businessman-turned-president know the IRS provides excellent returns on investment? For every dollar the agency spends, it collects $4......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 30th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Trump seeks 30% budget cuts to State Department, USAID

The Trump administration will propose cutting the budgets for the State Department and the U.S. Agency for International Development by about 30%, according to people familiar with the budget discussions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2017

Trump"s Budget Plan to Include Major Cuts to State Department, EPA

The budget plan for fiscal 2018 will call for cuts of 28 percent for the State Department and 31 percent for the Environmental Protection Agency, the New York Times reported......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 15th, 2017

AP Explains: What is the EPA, and why is it in the hot seat?

The former head of President Donald Trump's transition team at the Environmental Protection Agency says he expects the new administration to seek significant budget and staff cuts for the department......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 26th, 2017

Thousands face lead hazards in their drinking water — Trump"s budget cuts could make it worse

Thomson ReutersBUFFALO, New York (Reuters) - Laicie Manzella lived in a rundown house on Buffalo’s east side when three of her children tested with dangerously high levels of lead in their blood. Her oldest son suffered nosebleeds, bod.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2017

Trump budget cuts could increase lead hazards

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan focused national attention on the dangers of lead exposure, and over the past year Reuters has found more than 3,400 neighborhoods acr.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 21st, 2017

Could Trump"s Budget Cuts Lead to More DIY Foreign Aid?

The Trump administration’s proposed budget would slash foreign aid and diplomacy spending by 28 percent......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 16th, 2017

With major EPA cuts looming, Scott Pruitt wants a 10-person, 24/7 security detail

REUTERS/Joshua RobertsScott Pruitt, President Trump's Environmental Protection Agency administrator, has voiced support for the&.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 12th, 2017

Trump Lifts Government Jobs Freeze, But More Cuts In Store For Some Agencies

Budget director Mick Mulvaney describes a tactical approach that includes restrictions targeting certain departments rather than an across-the-board freeze......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 12th, 2017

Armed Air Marshals Train First New Recruits in Years

The Federal Air Marshal Service has so far managed to evade budget cuts proposed by President Trump......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 10th, 2017

Trump"s budget cuts might make the next pandemic way more deadly

Getty Images President Trump proposed a US$54 billion military budget increase to solidify the security of our nation. However, the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2017

Environmental Cleanups Could Slow With Superfund Cuts

Trump's budget would slash the federal Superfund program's funding from more than $1 billion to $762 million......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 9th, 2017

Trump’s Budget Cuts Threaten Jordan’s Role in Defeating ISIS

Trump will open the floodgates that are holding back greater chaos across the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 7th, 2017

Trump"s budget cuts to UN programs could end up being a bad deal for the US military

REUTERS/Stuart Price While some of President Donald Trump's marquee initiatives have foundered in his first few weeks in office, the budget put out by the White House sh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 6th, 2017

IRS chief warns budget cuts could cost the US billions

Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen on Wednesday offered a bleak assessment of what will happen to the national debt if his agency continues to face funding shortfalls......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 6th, 2017

IRS chief warns: Budget cuts could cost the U.S. billions

Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen on Wednesday offered a bleak assessment of what will happen to the national debt if his agency continues to face funding shortfalls......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 6th, 2017

Trump Cuts Leave Bridge and Rail Projects Hanging

Supporters cheered a plan to spend $1 trillion on infrastructure, but the proposed budget slashes funding......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 5th, 2017

Retired army general Stanley McChrystal: Save PBS from Trump"s budget cuts, it makes us "safer"

Stanley McChrystal, a retired army general, urged leaders in Washington and the Trump administration not to strip federal funding for public broadcasting in .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 5th, 2017

Colorado"s NREL could face severe cuts under Trump, says report

Budget proposals from President Donald Trump’s administration could cut deeply into the operations of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden. Trump’s “skinny budget” proposal, released on March 16, called for unspecified c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 3rd, 2017

How Trump budget cuts will create shortfall in affordable housing funding

President Donald Trump ran and won as the savior of the neglected masses, promising to bring back coal mining jobs and providing “massive” tax cuts to.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyApr 1st, 2017