Trump’s Budget Ax Swings At Fishers Sidewalks, Indianapolis Bus Project
Trump’s budget ax swings at Fishers sidewalks, Indianapolis bus project
The federal Community Development Block Grant program provided $500,000 for the Dove Recovery House for Women, which provides transitional housing for women recovering from substance abuse.(Photo: Kelly Wilkinson/IndyStar)Buy Photo
President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget would cut off millions of dollars to Central Indiana, including programs that have paid for senior apartments, sidewalk construction and job training.
Trump’s first budget proposal, released Thursday, would increase defense spending by $54 billion, or by about 10 percent, while offsetting a beefed-up military by slashing a wide range of domestic programs, such as housing and transportation. The cuts likely would hit everything from …