Trump’s Budget Proposal Stakes Unique Position for 2020 Election

In Analysis by Michael Rae

President Trump has released his budget proposal for the 2021 fiscal year. The first thing to say about it is this: Having just been acquitted in the U.S. Senate impeachment trial on a strict party-line vote in an election year, the president has zero chance of his budget proposal becoming law. In the current political environment, the proposal must, therefore, be treated more like a political position statement for the upcoming presidential election.
So what political position did President Trump stakeout for the 2020 presidential election campaign? Believe it or not, he’s claiming the title of being the most fiscally responsible

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