Trump’s budget director floats a deal with Democrats on the wall and Obamacare, and they’re not having it
|04/21/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
As the possibility of a government shutdown looms, the horse trading over what to include in a funding bill has begun in earnest.
Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said at a Bloomberg Live event on Friday that for every $1 in funding that goes toward a border wall in the funding bill, the Trump administration would put $1 of funding toward Obamacare.
“We’d offer them $1 of CSR payments for $1 of wall payments. Right now that’s the offer that we’ve given to our Democratic colleagues,” Mulvaney said.
Mulvaney was referring to cost-sharing reduction payments, which are provided in read more >>>