Trump’s Budget Will Slash $1.7 Trillion In Entitlements, Cut Food Stamps By 25% | Zero Hedge

Here are some of the highlights from the latest batch of trial balloons: The budget will slash $1.7 trillion in spending on entitlement programs, according to Bloomberg. Trump’s budget will include a massive nearly $200 billion cut to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, the modern version of food stamps, over the next 10 years – what amounts to a 25% reduction, according to The Washington Post. The food stamp cuts are part of a broader $274 billion welfare-reform effort, according to a report by The Associated Press. The budget calls for about $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid for

Source: Trump’s Budget Will Slash $1.7 Trillion In Entitlements, Cut Food Stamps By 25% | Zero Hedge

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