VIDEO: Trump, Carson propose significant cuts to Housing and Urban Development, particularly Community Development Block Grants

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"As someone who spent 10 years in county government first as a County Council president and then as County Executive, I have personal hands on experience in the impact that programs like CDBG and HOME funding can have to help severely disabled, disadvantaged, vulnerable populations all over the country. Senior citizens, those with disabilities, veterans seeking housing.

I’m really stunned at how broadly the deep cuts proposed in this budget would affect vulnerable populations in this country."