President Biden reverses 73 proposed budget cuts from Trump administration

U.S. 02/01/21, 08:36

President Joe Biden informed Congress on Sunday, Jan. 31, that he would cancel a package of more than 70 budget cuts that former President Donald Trump proposed before leaving office. “I am withdrawing 73 proposed rescissions previously transmitted to the Congress,” Biden announced in a letter sent to the congressional leaders. “The ...

Cuts are coming. Can Pelosi and McConnell make a deal?

Politics 04/28/19, 10:01

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell, Washington's odd couple, have a limited set of mutual legislative interests in a capital beset by dysfunction and awash in presidential politics. But automatic spending cuts, the legacy of a budget breakdown eight years ago, are bringing the power duo together ...

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