White House Wants to Divert Federal Agency Money to Its Own Infrastructure Plan

CNBC reports that a March 16 White House budget outline “strips infrastructure funding from federal agencies to divert funds to a forthcoming executive branch infrastructure plan, according to Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget. ‘We believe those programs to be less effective than the package we’re currently working on,’ Mulvaney said. . . .”