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>> The Trump administration proposing to slash a quarter of the US Environmental Protection Agency's budgets. According to a source familiar with the matter, agency staffing would be cut by 20%. The budget proposal would cut deeply into climate change programs designed to prevent air and water pollution, as well as environmental justice and enforcement.
It's part of Trump's intend to reverse former President Barack Obama's climate change initiatives. And Trump's broader proposal to fund increased military spending>> Our military requires sustained stable funding.>> State grants for lead clean up for example, would be cut 30% to $9.8 million, grants to help natives tribes combat pollution would be cut 30% to 45.8 million.
But it's up to congress to approve any EPA cuts. And some of those cuts popular with both Democrats and Republicans would likely not pass though their filter.