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Source reveals EPA programs Trump's budget could cut

Mar 02, 2017 - CNN

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A wide slew of Environmental Protection Agency programs could be under the knife to meet President Donald Trump's budget proposal requirements, a source told CNN Wednesday night.

The source spelled out details of an Office of Management and Budget proposal that would cut the EPA's budget by 24% and reduce its staffing by 20%. Some of the EPA's most longstanding and best-known programs are facing potential elimination -- including initiatives aimed at improving water an...