There are so many wildly upsetting cuts in Trump’s budget proposal that it’s almost impossible to determine which one is the most cruel.
Somewhere near the top of that very long list should be the Corporation for National and Community Service, which oversees both SeniorCorps and AmeriCorps, one of America’s largest community service organizations. Even if you haven’t heard of AmeriCorps, chances are you benefited from it and didn’t even realize it. Maybe you walked on a trail some AmeriCorps member cleared for you free of charge, or attended a cheesy but helpful after-school program that some service member spent weeks planning without your knowledge. Read more…Trump found a way to kill the future of public service