With major cuts to Vets Benefits, Trump’s Budget offers only DOD waste and LESS MONEY FOR ALL ELSE, AMERICA!

President Trump today released a first draft of his proposed budget for the United States in fiscal year 2018.

Imagine a federal budget that took stock of the current needs and threats facing our country, and made a good faith effort to use taxpayer money to address those challenges.

This budget does not do that.

Instead, this budget adds $54 billion to the United States military budget – already larger than the military budgets for the next seven countries combined – by taking away from nearly everything else that keeps our society and economy functioning.

Americans’ top priorities are terrorism, the economy, and education. The Trump budget falls short on all three.

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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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