With most Democrats in favor of reducing military spending, there’s a chance to shift the focus of federal expenditures.
A $2.3 trillion jobs plan only seems remarkable because the federal government has grown stingy toward real investment.
Biden could craft a budget that strikes down the amendment, which withholds abortion coverage from millions of people.
The treasury secretary’s comments came days after Trump said that he is “not touching” the program.
His proposal includes no protections for people with preexisting conditions and the threat of millions losing coverage.
Letting states create their own programs would likely produce stark disparities in the scope of coverage across states.
Trump’s federal budget proposal is predictably harsh for wildlife and the environment but great for oil, gas and coal.
The Senate Appropriations Committee is proposing up to $2.7 billion in cuts to labor, health and education programs.
A shutdown over the holiday season would harm federal employees and the US economy.