Trump’s Budget, Breaking Tradition, Seeks Cuts to Service Programs

But since Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Civilian Conservation Corps, which helped the country recover from the Great Depression, presidents have used service programs to engage Americans in tackling issues such as poverty, housing and disaster relief, offer young people experience and create jobs. Kennedy founded Peace Corps for Americans to provide service abroad, and Vista for those wishing to serve at home.

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How Trump’s Budget Would Affect Every Part of Government

Government spending would be cut substantially. See how every budget item would be changed.

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