“Rural voters lose in Trump’s budget plan”

POLITICO

“The rural voters who turned out in droves to elect President Donald Trump would be some of the biggest losers under the new White House budget.

The spending blueprint calls for a deeper cut to the Agriculture Department — 21 percent — than to just about any other agency. Trump would slash programs that invest in rural infrastructure, target rural public radio and demolish food-aid programs that farmers rely on to buy their products.”  MORE