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Pres. Trump's Budget: What's On The Chopping Block, What's Not, & Will It Fly

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It's very early in the federal budget process, but President Trump's proposal  -- with its boost in military spending and severe cuts for several agencies, including the EPA, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, and the U.S. State Department  -- has made major waves,  including here in New Hampshire.   Now, Congress, which has the power of the purse, takes it from here, so whether President Trump's budget priorities hold sway,  is far from certain. 

GUESTS:

Michael Ettlinger - Director of the Carsey School of Public Policy at UNH.

Steve Norton - Excecutive director of the N.H. Center for Public Policy Studies.

Dean Spiliotes - Civic scholar in the School of Arts and Sciences at SNHU and author of the website NH Political Capital.

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