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Trump Spending Soars in First 4 Years

Trump has been a big spender across the board. His new budget promises cuts, but it remains to be seen whether he really means it or whether his budget is just an accounting exercise.

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President Trump’s 2021 Budget

Under the Trump budget, U.S. federal spending would fall from 21.6 percent of GDP this year to 18.4 percent in 2030. The spending reductions would be a good start, but even larger reforms are possible and desirable