How the Trump Administration Budget Would Affect Crucial Government Programs

May 24, 2017Nathan Bennett

Yesterday, the Trump administration released its budget proposal for FY 2018. Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner issued a statement on behalf of the Reform Movement, condemning the drastic cuts in the budget, and urging Congress to protect programs so crucial for millions of Americans. The budget slashes funding for many agencies and institutions that serve the public in a variety of ways. Here are a few news articles, analyses, and studies that help explain the consequences of the administration’s budget:  

Cuts to Social Safety Net Programs:

Other Issue Areas, Agencies and Programs Impacted by the Budget:

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