John Oliver Tears Into Donald Trump's Devastating Budget Proposal
Original story at Mother Jones• 11 mentions • 5 months ago
Mother Jones 5 months ago
On Sunday, John Oliver took a close look into President Donald Trump's federal budget proposal, which seeks to severely slash a number of important federal agencies and government programs, all while boosting the government's military and defense spending. "It is sort of fitting that the list of budget cuts scroll by like the end credits for America," Oliver quipped. "Thanks for helping us out Agriculture Department! Hope you find a gig with the next country that rises from our ashes!" White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney recently said that he wrote much of the budget by examining Trump's campaign speeches ...