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

APNewsBreak: Montana dam, passage to save fish lacks funding

A federal agency targeted by President Donald Trump for budget cuts next year has only about half the money needed to build a new Yellowstone River dam and bypass channel meant to save an endangered fish, but it plans to begin construction anyway......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 2nd, 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

Trump"s budget cuts may lead to 5 million deaths from AIDS: Bill Gates

A global health report by the foundation, co-authored by the Gates and the IHME, analysed progress against diseases such as malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 13th, 2017

Trump is Now Working With Democrats to Run The Country. Will It Last?

President cuts budget, debt, hurricane aid deal with Pelosi and Schumer......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 6th, 2017

Trump health agency said to slash Obamacare ad budget by 90%

The Trump adm.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 31st, 2017

Trump health agency said to slash Obamacare ad budget by 90%

The Trump adm.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 31st, 2017

FEMA official: We"ll be in Texas for years

Brock Long, who's facing his first major test as President Donald Trump's administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, says Hurricane Harvey is a "landmark event" for the state of Texas......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnAug 27th, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Looms, and So Do Trump Cuts to Weather Research

Congress will consider Trump's proposed budget cuts to weather forecasting, science......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 24th, 2017

North Korea: Trump Is a ‘Mad Guy’ Who Tweets Weird Articles and Spouts Nonsense

Pyongyang's official news agency also likened South Korea's defense minister to Trump's dog......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 22nd, 2017

The Secret Service Can’t Afford to Protect Donald Trump and His Huge Family, Agency Director Says

With 42 people to protect, the security force has already reached its budget threshold for the year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 21st, 2017

CBO Predicts Rise In Deficit If Trump Cuts Payments To Insurance Companies

The Congressional Budget Office estimates that ending what's known as cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers will raise the deficit $19.....»»

Category: topSource: nprAug 15th, 2017

In switch, Mulvaney backs "clean" debt-limit hike

President Donald Trump's budget director Mick Mulvaney said he and the rest of the Trump administration support a "clean" increase in the debt ceiling, not one that ties such a hike to spending cuts, acc.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2017

Science: Former EPA official calls policies "destructive"

Destructive policies. A top Environmental Protection Agency official who recently stepped down after a 30-year career warned that the Trump administration’s environmental policies will lead to job loss and increased public health and safety risks, The W.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2017

Trump Administration"s "Devastating" Cuts to HIV Research Will Cost Lives, AIDS Society Warns

Trump's proposed budget outlines sweeping cuts to global health programs......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 24th, 2017

Federal SunShot program funds $5.5M in Mass. solar projects

The program has funded about $65 million worth of solar projects in the state since 2010, but it's under threat from the Trump administration's proposed budget cuts......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2017

Investigation Against Former Greek Statistics Official Escalates

Greek authorities are escalating a criminal investigation against Andreas Georgiou, the former head of Greece’s statistics agency, who has been accused of inflating the budget deficit to help creditors justify the country’s bailout terms......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJul 20th, 2017

House budget blueprint key to success of Trump tax agenda

House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a 10-year budget blueprint that would dramatically increase military spending while putting the GOP on record favoring Medicare cuts opposed by President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 18th, 2017