In the five years since the passage of the Budget Control Act of 2011 (BCA), discretionary programs have been slashed by $2T under sequestration budget cuts
NDD United and the Coalition on Human Needs are two of the organizations circulating a petition for a People’s Budget that provides for our most vulnerable.
Trump’s plans to raise defense by $54 billion in 2018 and cut domestic spending by the same amount would lower spending 11 percent below this year’s level.
The spending caps return in full-force for the fiscal year FY18 appropriations process and will force lawmakers to make deep cuts to housing programs.
Sign the Clean Budget Coalition letter urging Congress to pass full-year spending bills without harmful policy riders that threaten vital housing funding.