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March 16, 2017
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Trump Budget Cuts Billions of Dollars From Nonprofit Programs

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AmeriCorps volunteers help deliver supplies in Northern California amid flood warnings last month. President Trump’s budget plan calls for eliminating the Corporation for National and Community Service, the federal agency that oversees AmeriCorps.

The Trump administration’s preliminary budget proposal would zero out many nonprofit-administered antipoverty programs in areas including heating assistance, affordable housing, and economic development, while also eliminating federal agencies such...

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