As the country sprints past the $20 trillion mark on the national debt clock, it’s no wonder conservatives are cheering on Trump’s budget cuts. The small victories might feel good, but is President Trump actually going to make a significant dent in the national debt? On this episode of Think Tank, Glenn and the staff kick around some thoughts on what these cuts actually mean.
Watch the video for a sneak peak and answers to these thought-provoking questions:
• Is there a possibility President Trump is doing exactly the right thing with his budget?
• What was the original role of the government and what has it turned into?
• What percent of PBS is funded by the federal government?