27 Feb '17, 5pm

Trump: #Budget will boost #military & law enforcement spending, 'do more with less'

Trump: #Budget will boost #military & law enforcement spending, 'do more with less'

President Trump said Monday that his first budget proposal would feature major boosts to military spending and local law enforcement funding offset by “greater savings and efficiencies” in the federal government. Trump promised a budget of “great rationality" that included funding increases that fulfill several of his key campaign promises while reducing overall federal spending. “We’re going to do more with less and make the government lean and accountable to the people,” said Trump at a White House meeting of the country’s governors. “The government must learn to tighten its belt, something that families across the country have had to learn to do.” Trump’s remarks come one day before he’ll speak to a joint session of Congress on his policy agenda. The president said the budget would be “a very big part” of Tuesday night’s speech, with the administration expected to relea...

Full article: http://thehill.com/policy/finance/321330-trump-budget-wil...

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bbc.co.uk 27 Feb '17, 3pm

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Trump's budget blueprint calls for a "historic increase in defence spendin...

BREAKING | White House: Budget will hike defense spending by $54B

BREAKING | White House: Budget will hike defens...

stripes.com 27 Feb '17, 4pm

WASHINGTON — The White House says President Donald Trump's upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in...

Trump budget will hike defense spending by $54B...

militarytimes.com 27 Feb '17, 4pm

WASHINGTON — The White House says President Trump's upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defens...

$54B #Increase in #Military #Spending...

wsj.com 27 Feb '17, 3pm

President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal will seek a nearly 10% boost in military spending, with offsetting cuts fro...

Trump Seeks 'Massive' EPA Cuts to Climate Progr...

ecowatch.com 27 Feb '17, 2pm

Cabinet and agency officials will be asked today to prepare budget requests ahead of the administration budget's release o...

Trump's speech to Congress will include militar...

militarytimes.com 28 Feb '17, 3pm

WASHINGTON -- In his first formal address to Congress Tuesday night, President Trump will promise to rebuild the military ...

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grist.org 27 Feb '17, 8pm

Trump plans to slash EPA’s budget and boost the military’s. The administration on Monday proposed an increase in defense s...

McCain, Thornberry Decry Trump Pentagon Budget ...

breakingdefense.com 27 Feb '17, 8pm

President Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump is pledging “an historic increase in d...

As Trump considers slashing State Dept budget r...

smallwarsjournal.com 27 Feb '17, 2pm

“If you don’t fund the State Department fully, then I need to buy more ammunition ultimately. So I think it’s a cost benef...

White House to propose boosting defense spending

White House to propose boosting defense spending

stripes.com 27 Feb '17, 8am

WASHINGTON — The White House will propose boosting defense spending and slashing funding for longtime Republican targets l...

Trump budget sacrifices public health to war ma...

foe.org 27 Feb '17, 3pm

Trump budget sacrifices public health to war machine Posted Feb. 27, 2017 / Posted by: Kate Colwell WASHINGTON, D.C. – It ...

McCain, Thornberry rip White House budget plan ...

defensenews.com 27 Feb '17, 7pm

White House officials say they plan to increase the base defense budget by $54 billion to $603 billion by slashing domesti...

context: EPA budget: $8.14 billion

epa.gov 27 Feb '17, 2am

Financial and performance reports : see how EPA managed its budget resources and allocated resources among programs. Histo...

BREAKING: Trump’s proposed budget risks American health and prosperity https://t.co/BS5kl2qbU9

BREAKING: Trump’s proposed budget risks America...

oceanconservancy.org 27 Feb '17, 10pm

Trishna Gurung e: [email protected] m: 202.747.4278 Adam Williams e: [email protected] m: 202.656....

In first address to Congress, Trump promises a ...

militarytimes.com 01 Mar '17, 3am

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump promised to rebuild the military, boost spending on veterans spending, defeat the Isla...