Both requests seek large reductions in most agency budgets and some agencies are eliminated in the proposal. While the initial document lacks detail, the administration’s full budget, with specific agency component and program-proposed funding details, as well as mandatory spending proposals, legislative proposals, and an infrastructure proposal will be released in May. Please refer to yesterday’s post for more detail.
Many in Congress have indicated that they have significant concerns with the administration’s request. To find out what you can do, visit our Legislative Action Center.