Trump Budget Slashes Funding For Health Care & Education, Adds Money For Wall

President Donald Trump will request a six percent cut to nondefense spending as part of his $4.8 trillion budget proposal for 2021 on Monday. This will break a bipartisan spending agreement signed in August.The request will include $740.5 billion in defense spending, and $590 billion for domestic spending. Domestic spending includes health, education, transportation, foreign policy and more.This upset many Democrats and Republicans because it goes against overall spending figures made in a deal last summer. House Budget Committee Chairman John Yarmuth, a Democrat from Kentucky said, “Just six …

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