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  1. Mulvaney defends Trump budget before Congress

    05.24 / 19:00 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney on Wednesday defended President Trump’s budget proposal to a House panel, arguing its steep cuts were necessary to reduce the country’s deficits.“Great countries are not destroyed from witho…
  2. GOP rejects Dem effort to demand Trump’s tax returns

    05.24 / 19:00 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    For the eighth time in the last three months, House Republicans on Wednesday voted down an effort by Democrats to make President Trump’s tax returns available to Congress.The House rejected a resolution authored by House Democratic Caucus V…
  3. Overnight Finance: Inside Trump's first budget | 66 programs on the chopping block | Hearing highlights border tax divid

    05.24 / 01:29 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Trump releases budget that slashes government programs: The Trump administration on Tuesday unveiled a budget seeking $1.5 trillion in nondefense discretionary cuts and $1.4 trillion in Medicaid cuts over the course of a decade, while …
  4. Five takeaways from Trump's first budget proposal

    05.24 / 01:29 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney on Tuesday rolled out President Trump’s first budget proposal, touting it as a break from the past.   "We looked at the budget through the eyes of the people who are actually pay…
  5. Here are the 66 programs eliminated in Trump's budget

    05.23 / 19:25 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    President Trump's fiscal 2018 budget proposal would completely eliminate 66 federal programs, for a savings of $26.7 billion.  Some of the programs would receive funding for 2018 as part of a phasing-out plan.Here are the programs …
  6. GOP senators knock Trump's budget proposal

    05.23 / 19:25 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    A growing number of Republican senators are distancing themselves from President Trump's annual budget proposal.Sen. Dean Heller (Nev.), the most vulnerable GOP senator up for reelection in 2018, blasted Trump's fiscal year 2018 budget as …
  7. Dem senator posts photo of Trump budget in recycling bin

    05.23 / 19:25 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee tore into President Trump's newly released budget plan Tuesday, calling it "brainless" and "heartless" and posting a photo of the proposal in a recycling bin."This is where the #TrumpBudget…
  8. Budget chief: Trump won't continue Obama's ‘crazy’ spending on climate

    05.23 / 19:25 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    President Trump’s top budget official says that the administration will not continue former President Obama’s “crazy” spending on climate change science.Speaking with reporters Tuesday, the day the Trump administration rolled out its first full…