The Trump budget undermines many of Trump’s promises, hurts the people he vowed to protect, and makes Republicans’ priorities clear: deep cuts to programs American families rely on, to pay for the massive giveaways the Trump tax provided to millionaires, billionaires and big corporations.

 

Lowlights of Trump’s devastating budget:

 

  • The Trump budget includes $1.7 trillion in cuts to social safety net programs, including billions from Medicaid, Medicare, and Social Security and that’s on top of additional cuts to food stamps, and other critical programs.

 

  • The Trump budget sends deficits skyrocketing, with a projected deficit next year of more than $1 trillion.

 

  • Trump’s budget proposes repealing the Affordable Care Act, which would further raise premiums and reduce access to care for millions of Americans.

 

 

  • While touting his infrastructure plan, Trump’s budget cuts billions from essential transportation and infrastructure programs.

 

  • Trump’s budget cuts funding for education by over ten percent, while spending over a billion dollars to expand school choice.

 

  • Trump’s budget continues Trump’s anti-immigration agenda, dramatically increasing spending on immigration enforcement and funding a border wall.

 

  • Trump’s budget slashes funding for job training programs and eliminates a program that helps low-income seniors find work.

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