GOP's post-midterm plan could crash U.S. economy, budget watchdog says
Republicans are threatening to default on the national debt to force cuts to Medicare and Social Security next Congress. Both ideas could hurt the economy.
Cutting Environment Projects from Budget Would Be Devastating: Activists
Environmental activists anticipate large budget cuts for environmental justice plans as ongoing talks in Washington continue.
Oakland Police Chief Warns Crime is 'Out of Control' After City Cuts Budget
The City Council voted to slash the police budget by $17.4 million as violent crime continues to surge in the city.
Seattle Police Say Most Non-White Officers Will be Fired Under Budget Cuts
The Seattle Police Department said many of their newly hired, non-white officers would be the first let go should the city continue with drastic, politically motivated talks of budget cuts.
Alaska Legislators Fail to Override 'Devastating' University Budget Cuts
The University of Alaska said it would make every attempt to ensure students could complete their program, but said it may not be possible.
University of Alaska Urges Advocacy After 'Devastating' Budget Cuts
With the university's future on the line, President Jim Johnsen encouraged the community to make their voices heard before a special session on July 8.
DeVos Defends Education Department Budget Cuts
Disability advocate organizations slam Education Secretary Betsy DeVos's proposed cuts to Special Olympics.
Trump Wants to Cut Children's Health Insurance Spending
President Donald Trump has long promised to walk back some of Congress's $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill.
Citing Big Bird, Trump Budget Director Defends PBS Cuts
Democrats and some Republicans then Mike Mulvaney for the Trump budget proposal.
U.N. Chief Urges U.S. Against Abrupt Cuts to World Body
President Trump has proposed a 28 percent budget cut for diplomacy and foreign aid, which includes an unspecified reduction in financial support for the United Nations.
Obama Vetoes $612 Billion Defense Bill
Obama is pushing for a broader deal that would address mandatory cuts in domestic spending.
Cameron Leaves Northern Ireland Without Deal to End Deadlock
Cameron said his proposed deal would have offered the province "financial fire power" amounting to almost £1 billion