Trump at Mar-A-Lago: “Who the hell cares about the budget?”

Trump is heard in audio clip boasting about increasing defence budget by $2.5 trillion (AFP)”

“As we’ve said before, no matter what Trump is, he isn’t a conservative.”

(From The Middle East Eye)

For most of Barack Obama’s time in office, Republicans seemed to care very much about the budget, making fears about the national debt and deficit their top talking points. They’ve backed off those concerns under Trump.