White House wants Congress to boost disaster aid, cut spending elsewhere

Townhall.com Staff
Posted: Oct 25, 2017 11:53 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House plans to ask the U.S. Congress for a third round of disaster aid in mid-November as the costs continue to pour in for helping rebuild after hurricanes, but Budget Director Mick Mulvaney has told lawmakers he wants to see spending cuts elsewhere.