Donald Trump already stated back in a July that he will start reversing Obama’s broken policy from day one!
President Donald Trump plans to move quickly to fulfill some of his campaign promises despite early setbacks made by the congress!
The Hill reports that Trump has ordered White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney to send a memo to federal agencies under the control of the executive branch telling them to expect cuts to funding and staff.
To meet the suspected cuts, agencies will most likely have to “lay off staff, eliminate programs and sell real estate” while others could close down, notes The Hill.
The federal agencies will likely plan to lay off staff, eliminate programs and sell real estate, according to the report. Some agencies could shutter or consolidate.
This is a huge redirecting of the political zeitgeist in the nation’s capital. The Establishment has grown accustomed to expanding each year so this news will surely leave many dyspeptic.
Trump said back in March:
A budget that puts America first must make the safety of our people its number one priority — because without safety, there can be no prosperity,” Trump said in a message accompanying his proposed budget that was titled “America First: A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again.”
“This is a hard power budget, not a soft power budget,” Mulvaney said back in March.
It about time we started applying basic budgeting of the corporate world to the Federal Government. The duplication of functions in Washington D.C. must also be fixed.