Administration Submits Fiscal Year 2017 Spending Recommendations

Posted on: March 29th, 2017 by NADO Admin

The Trump administration has transmitted to the House and Senate Appropriations committees its recommended funding levels for fiscal year (FY) 2017 spending bills.  The proposed funding levels would reduce spending by $17.9 billion for the remainder of the fiscal year, May 1 to September 30.  Currently, the government is operating on a continuing resolution (CR) set to expire on April 28.  Proposed cuts to agencies include:

EDA: -$97 million

FEMA: -$90 million

DOL: -$676 million

HUD: -$1.67 billion

DOT: -$946 million

Details of the proposal are available here.

 

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