The 2018 Budget Is Being Criticized by Members of the Community The 2018 federal budget proposal is taking heat from a number of different concerned parties, with Native Americans now voicing their reservations when it comes to service cuts in their communities.
Federal Employees to Receive Lesser Payouts Under Trump Budget President Donald Trump’s first budget for fiscal-year 2018 proposes pension cuts for federal employees. Although the budget proposes a 1.9% salary increase for civilians and a 2.1% raise for military employees, the pay raise for federal employees is actually less than that, when all the proposed (more…)
Thousands Are at Risk of Losing Their Jobs As the price of oil has yet to recover, the Alaskan state government is struggling to address the deficit, which may result in thousands of workers being laid off if legislators cannot come to an agreement on a finalized budget.
The Proposed Federal Budget Will Feature Widespread Cuts The budget proposed by President Donald Trump has several provisions that go against promises he made on the campaign trail, specifically not targeting Medicaid and Social Security.
National Institute of Health and Others Facing Deep Cuts The Trump budget for 2018 includes cutbacks on government funding to all of America’s biggest medical institutes that partake in research for disease control and prevention.
Budget Proposal Shows Large Reductions in Aid Programs The Rust Belt and the less-educated to suffer as a result of government cutbacks to Social Security and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), according to a study conducted for The Atlantic.