Trump Proposes Cutting State Department Budget by 37%

The Wall Street Journal, Feb 28, 2017
by FELICIA SCHWARTZ

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration is proposing deep cuts in U.S. diplomatic and foreign-aid funding while dramatically increasing defense expenditures, a bid to fundamentally shift the emphasis of U.S. foreign policy that has sparked fierce criticism from lawmakers and international-affairs experts. Please click here to continue reading this article.