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Trump budget gives states more power, less money to manage safety net for poor

Adam Allington May 23, 2017
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Trump budget gives states more power, less money to manage safety net for poor

Adam Allington May 23, 2017
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President Trump’s first major budget proposal will cut away at the safety net for the millions who live at or below the poverty line. The budget being released today proposes mammoth cuts to Medicaid as well as revamping anti-poverty programs. States will have more power to set spending priorities, but have much less to spend.

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