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posted on 29 March 2017

The Winners And Losers In Trump's Proposed Budget


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Donald Trump's proposed budget involves steep cuts to the majority of government departments.

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The biggest losers in 2018 are set to be Health and Human Services (down $12.6 billion), State and other development programs (down $10.9 billion) and Education (down 9.2 billion). The winners are going to be Homeland Security, Veterans Affairs and Defense. Trump has proposed boosting the latter by $52.3 billion.

This chart shows the proposed change in discretionary spending by US department in 2018.

Infographic: The winners and losers in Trump's proposed budget | Statista You will find more statistics at Statista.

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