The budget works to undermine the ultimate source of women's physical and socioeconomic empowerment: self-determination.
Mick Mulvaney, President Trump's budget director, told lawmakers Tuesday that he would not have voted for the budget proposal he was presenting.
The White House's 2019 budget would ramp up spending on the military, a new border wall and fighting the opiod epidemic while making big reductions to entitlement spending.
Trump, McConnell, Schumer, Pelosi and Ryan added the right ingredient to pass a budget deal: cold, hard cash
The House and Senate are expected to vote on a long-term spending deal, hoping to stave off the repeated short-term funding bills that have plagued Congress.
Senate leaders have reached a broad, long-term spending deal just one day before the latest in a string of government shutdown deadlines.