Acting Director Mick Mulvaney’s memo on the future of the Consumer Financial Protection Board “encapsulates a humility and restraint and respect for rule of law that is often all too lacking in government.” [Ira Stoll, New York Sun]Show More Summary
Last year, when talking about the federal workforce, Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said, “You can’t drain the swamp and leave all the people in it.” This week, he released a Trump administration budget for fiscal 2019 that shows the White House expects to increase those it considers swamp dwellers. At the […]
“The budget represents $3 trillion in savings over the course of the 10 years. It’s the second-largest proposed reduction in spending ever, second only to last year’s budget.” — White House budget director Mick Mulvaney, briefing reporters on the 2019 budget, Feb. 12, 2018 “I know the president certainly would like to reduce the deficit […]
On the heels of a proposal to cut food stamps, White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney suggested sending needy Americans food directly in a manner he compared to delivery service Blue Apron. What do you think? Source: TheOnion
Vanity Fair: “In recent days, Trump has floated names like White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney and longtime friend Tom Barrack, a real estate developer… The situation remains fluid. Last night, for instance, three Republicans told me that Trump had [...]
SNAP recipients would get shelf-stable milk, cereals, pasta, peanut butter, beans and canned — but no fresh — fruit and vegetables. https://t.co/MMLPjncH1M — NPR (@NPR) February 13, 2018 Mick Mulvaney’s brill idea seems to have evaporated overnight, but Repubs never give up on a proposal that looks like a chance to screw The Undeserving while […]
MILITARY PARADE. It has a $30 million price tag, according to Mick Mulvaney. MESSY DIVORCE. Dakota Meyer files for divorce from Bristol Palin. TREY GOWDY. Chair of House Oversight Committee says investigation of Rob Porter has begun:...Show More Summary
Mick Mulvaney: Still an asshole.
The administration hasn't decided to go forward with it, Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney told a House committee
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White House budget director Mick Mulvaney told Congress that President Trump’s planned military parade would cost between $10 million and $30 million, the Washington Post reports.
Budget Director Mick Mulvaney revealed on Wednesday that a military parade requested by President Donald Trump could cost as much as $30 million — enough to fund food stamps for over 20,000 people each year. At a House budget hearing on Wednesday, Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) noted that...
Mick Mulvaney also said the White House hasn’t yet budgeted for the parade and would either rely on Congress to appropriate funds or find other funds that have already been appropriated.
MarketWatch reports: The military parade proposed by President Donald Trump could cost between $10 million and $30 million, depending on the length, Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney told the House Budget Committee on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Yes, I mean to change the bureau. This shouldn’t surprise anyone: Opposing view
Some people have raised objections to the concept proposed by Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney of replacing SNAP with a “Blue Apron-style” shipment of nonperishables. They point out that this is really nothing like Blue Apron, which sends perishables to families that choose to eat them every week. They say that this […]
President Trump and his budget director, Mick Mulvaney, must have been in a jocular mood Monday when they issued their fiscal 2019 budget appendix titled “Strengthening the Federal Workforce.” It could have just as easily been called “Picking the Pockets of Federal Employees.” The section begins benignly enough, noting many important services feds provide. Improved […]
The Trump administration is proposing to save billions in the coming years by giving low-income families a box of government-picked, nonperishable foods every month instead of food stamps. White House OMB Director Mick Mulvaney on Monday hailed the idea as one that kept up with the modern era, calling it a “Blue Apron-type program” — […]
Acting director Mick Mulvaney is turning the financial watchdog into a corporate lapdog: Our view
“A Blue Apron-type program where you actually receive the food instead of receive the cash.” That’s how Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney described the Trump administration’s latest proposal to slash funding to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, which provides food aid to low-income families. The government would make up the difference by […]