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Trump Eyes EPA FY20 Infrastructure Cuts But Open To Deal With Congress

March 11, 2019
President Donald Trump’s fiscal year 2020 budget proposal floats a cut of more than $700 million to the agency’s water infrastructure grant and loan programs, but the White House is signaling openness to making a deal with lawmakers on potential funding hikes if they are able to craft a broad infrastructure package that can clear Congress. Speaking on a March 11 press call ahead of that morning’s FY20 budget proposal release , a senior Trump administration official said the White...

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