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

Trump’s Aid Cuts Risk Radicalizing a New Generation of Palestinians, Official Says

Donald Trump’s cuts to the United Nations refugee aid budget are putting more than 1 million lives at risk and threaten to radicalize a new generation of Palestinians, according to the head of the U.N. Relief and Works Agency......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek18 hr. 27 min. ago

Trump White House wants major cuts to agency that funds Colorado’s NREL, says report

The Trump administration plans once again to seek major budget cuts to a federal program that provides the “vast majority” of funding for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, the Washington Post reports. Citing “draft budget.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: CFPB battle heats up, as Cordray’s successor sues to block Mulvaney

An Obama-era official at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sued the Trump administration on Sunday night to block budget director Mick Mulvaney from taking control of the agency......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 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 Administration's Latest Strike On CFPB: Budget Cuts - NPR

NPRTrump Administration's Latest Strike On CFPB: Budget CutsNPRThe Trump administration is proposing to dramatically cut funding for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a move cri.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 18th, 2018

The huge cuts in Trump"s budget proposal explained

The budget proposes massive, historic cuts to everything from the EPA to Medicare. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2018

The gigantic cuts in Trump"s latest budget proposal explained

The budget proposes massive, historic cuts to everything from the EPA to Medicare. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2018

Trump scraps GOP quest to balance the U.S. budget

President Donald Trump's proposed budget calls for sharp increases in military spending and cuts in domestic programs, but abandons a long-standing Republican pledge to seek a balanced federal budget. ......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2018

Trump"s high-spending budget reverses longtime GOP dogma

President Donald Trump unveiled a $4.4 trillion budget plan Monday that envisions steep cuts to America's social safety net but mounting spending on the military, formally retreating from last year's promises to balance the federal budget......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2018

Trump Budget Would Slash HUD Funds by $8.8 Billion, Ask Assistance Recipients to "Shoulder" More Housing Costs

Trump's budget proposal suggests major cuts to housing spending, food stamps and could put financial strain on low-income families......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 12th, 2018

Trump"s 2019 Budget Slashes Medicare, Bolsters Defense Spending

The president's budget proposal has significant cuts to domestic programs, big increases for the military and lots of little changes that will affect every single American......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 12th, 2018

The Latest: Retired generals, vets urge against US aid cuts

The Latest on President Donald Trump's proposed 2019 budget (all times local): 11:30 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 12th, 2018

Agency-by-agency highlights of Trump"s 2019 budget

Highlights from President Donald Trump's budget for fiscal year 2019......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 12th, 2018

PBS denounces Trump"s proposed funding cuts (again)

Like it did last year, President Trump's budget proposal eliminates almost all federal funding for public broadcasting......»»

Category: topSource: moneyFeb 12th, 2018

Inflation Alert: The Velocity Of Money Has Finally Bottomed

Forget the Trump tax cuts, the Senate budget deal, the Fed's Quantitative Tightening and the collapse in foreign buying of US Treasuri.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 8th, 2018

De Blasio says city budget is clouded by "draconian" Trump tax law

Mayor Bill de Blasio warned of federal and state aid cuts and the impact of President Donald Trump’s tax overhaul as he proposed a 3% spending increase in an $88.7 billion budget for fiscal... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 2nd, 2018