Tag: Office of Management and Budget (US)

Trump Administration Drops Proposal to Cut Foreign Aid After Intense Debate

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday rejected a proposal from budget hawks in the administration to curb foreign aid spending after objections from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and lawmakers from both parties, officials briefed on the decision said. The White House’s Office of Management and Budget, which since 2017 has been led by Mick […]

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Delay in Huawei Ban Is Sought by White House Budget Office

WASHINGTON — The acting budget chief for the White House has called for a two-year delay of part of a federal measure that is aimed at Huawei Technologies, the Chinese telecom giant. The measure targeting Huawei was included in the National Defense Authorization Act for the current fiscal year and bars government agencies from contracting […]

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