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Feb 12, 2018, 11:38am EST
  • March 12, 2019

    Trump’s budget request slashes retirement benefits for 2 million federal workers

    Each federal worker would lose about $75,000 in retirement savings.

  • February 19, 2018

    Obama’s chief economist: Trump’s economic projections are “the most absurd I’ve ever seen”

    Jason Furman on the budget, the Trump economy, and how Democrats should respond.

  • February 13, 2018

    Trump wants to replace food stamps with food boxes, for some reason

    It’s like Blue Apron, but terrible.

  • February 13, 2018

    Trump’s budget proposal hurts the Rust Belt factory towns that voted for him

    The White House wants to cut spending to help struggling US manufacturers.

  • February 13, 2018

    Trump’s budget could help fight the opioid crisis — if it didn’t try to repeal Obamacare

    One big step forward, one bigger step back.

  • February 12, 2018

    Trump promised to rebuild the military. His new budget does that, if you squint.

    Trump’s $686 billion request is big, but an expert found it to be "anticlimactic."

  • February 12, 2018

    Trump’s health care budget, explained

    If Trump’s administration could do anything it wanted in health care, this is what it would do.

  • February 12, 2018

    The gigantic cuts in Donald Trump’s latest budget proposal, explained

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

  • February 12, 2018

    Trump said, “I love the police.” But his budget slashes funding that helps hire more cops.

    Trump’s words don’t seem to match his policy.

  • February 12, 2018

    Trump’s infrastructure proposal, explained

    Stingier grants and no actual source of new money.

  • February 12, 2018

    Donald Trump’s budget 2019: read it in full

    There are billions of dollars in cuts to social programs.

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