Black People Politics : President Trump Should Consider CBC Budget If He’s Serious about Helping Black America

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    By U.S. Congressman Robert C. “Bobby” Scott (D-Va.)

    A nation’s budget is a document that reflects its priorities. While President Trump has yet to submit his first budget to Congress, we are already learning what will likely be in it. The President has proposed a $54 billion increase in military spending, which would be offset with deep cuts to programs that support education, rebuild our infrastructure, ensure clean air and water, and protect workplace safety and public health. On top of that, the President has called for massive tax cuts that would primarily benefit the wealthiest among us and put the nation’s finances deeper in the red.

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    President Trump Should Consider CBC Budget If He’s Serious about Helping Black America

    By U.S. Congressman Robert C. “Bobby” Scott (D-Va.) A nation’s budget is a document that reflects its priorities. While President Trump has yet to submit his first budget to Congress, we are already learning what will likely be in it. The...
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    But we all know he's not serious about helping anybody but rich people
     
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    No. WHITE rich people.
     
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    Black Congressional Leaders Will Confront Trump Over Key Policy Priorities
    Wednesday's meeting is a pivotal moment for Congressional Black Caucus, which is growing as a political force.

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    Congressional Black Caucus members Reps. Lacy Clay (D-Mo.), Donald Payne Jr. (D-N.J.), Al Green (D-Texas), and Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) in January. Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call/Newscom via ZUMA

    http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2017/03/congressional-black-caucus-trump-meeting

    Here's what to expect when the Congressional Black Caucus meets with Trump today

    It's a pivotal moment for Congressional Black Caucus, which is growing as a political force.
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