The initiative to revive crumbling U.S. roads, bridges and airports includes just $200 billion in federal funds, which the White House says will spur at least another $1.3 trillion in investments from state governments and private investors. But advocates say anything less than the more than $32 billion a year the USA spends to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS would not be enough to make any significant progress on a problem that killed more than 64,000 in 2016.
"The reforms set forth in my plan will strengthen the economy, make our country more competitive, reduce the costs of goods and services for American families and enable Americans to build their lives on top of the best infrastructure in the world", Mr. Trump said.
The frank admission by Mulvaney, formerly a Republican member of the House of Representatives and noted deficit hawk, underscores not only his new job at OMB, but also a rapid retreat from fiscal conservatism by Republicans since Trump signed a major tax cut bill in December. Trump's new budget requested $686 billion for the Pentagon's budget next year. The proposal bears President Trump's vision of an America armed for war, paid for in part by an America that doesn't prioritize education.
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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to attendees as he departs his infrastructure initiative meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 12, 2018.
The former congressman was testifying to the Senate Budget Committee on Mr. Trump's 2019 blueprint when Sen. The budget proposal eliminates funds that were originally allocated for community health programs.
Trump's budget proposal for the Department of Defense calls for a larger Navy and $23 billion in funding for border security, $18 billion of which would go toward building a wall to try to prevent illegal immigration, McKee says.
Trump also tweeted on his $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan.
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So far, the administration says it's willing to spend $200 billion on infrastructure projects around the country, hoping that leads to investments at the state and local levels and by private companies.
The changes could have significant impact on the permitting process for pipelines, including in places where there has been significant public opposition like the U.S. Northeast.
"This budget lays out a thoughtful, detailed, and responsible blueprint for achieving our shared agenda", Ryan said in a statement on Monday.
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