Readings: A. Definitions: Types of Spending: Mandatory, Discretionary, Tax Expenditures (Read a CBPP (2019). Where Do Our Federal Tax Dollars Go? (4 pgs.) Federal Spending: Where Does the Money Go? (9 pgs.) CBPP (2018) Policy Basics Federal Tax Expenditures (3 pgs.) Another view (Read War Resisters League) War Resisters League (2019). B. Spending for Social Welfare Programs: Competing Agendas 1. Trump/Republican Budget (Read/view one) Yamiche, A. (2020). What Trumps Proposed 2021 Budget Says About His Policy Priorities, PBS (4.07 min video) Van De Water, P.N. (2020). 2021 Trump Budget Would Increase Hardship & Inequality. CBPPs(4 pgs.) 2. Democratic Party Response to Trump Budget House Committee on the Budge (2020) The Destructive and Irrational Trump Budget (5 pgs.) 3. Progressive Caucus of the Democratic Party The Peoples 2019 Budget (Read pp. 1-3 and one area of interest from the rest of the report) [Optional https://cpc-grijalva.house.gov/uploads/Binder21.pdf (more details)] 4. Corporate Welfare Reich Robert (2019). How Corporate Welfare Hurts You. American Prospect (text and video) Cristafulli, Sophia (2019). Biggest corporate subsidies of the last 20 years (skim list) Sinn, Mike (2015). Think by the Numbers: Govt Spends More on Corporate Welfare Subsidies than Social Welfare Programs (pp. 1-9) 5. Taking Action . NASW Opposes President Trumps Fiscal 2021 Budget (2 pgs.) A. Definitions: Types of Spending: Mandatory, Discretionary, Tax Expenditures (Read a CBPP (2019). Where Do Our Federal Tax Dollars Go? (4 pgs.) Federal Spending: Where Does the Money Go? (9 pgs.) OR Peterson Foundation (2019)Types of Spending (7 pgs.) CBPP (2018) Policy Basics Federal Tax Expenditures (3 pgs.) Another view (Read War Resisters League) War Resisters League (2019). Federal 2019 Budget: Where Your Federal Income Tax Goes B. Spending for Social Welfare Programs: Competing Agendas 1. Trump/Republican Budget (Read/view one) Yamiche, A. (2020). What Trumps Proposed 2021 Budget Says About His Policy Priorities, PBS (4.07 min video) Van De Water, P.N. (2020). 2021 Trump Budget Would Increase Hardship & Inequality. CBPPs(4 pgs.) 2. Democratic Party Response to Trump Budget House Committee on the Budge (2020) The Destructive and Irrational Trump Budget (5 pgs.) 3. Progressive Caucus of the Democratic Party The Peoples 2019 Budget (Read pp. 1-3 and one area of interest from the rest of the report) 4. Corporate Welfare Reich Robert (2019). How Corporate Welfare Hurts You. American Prospect (text and video) Cristafulli, Sophia (2019). Biggest corporate subsidies of the last 20 years (skim list) Sinn, Mike (2015). Think by the Numbers: Govt Spends More on Corporate Welfare Subsidies than Social Welfare Programs (pp. 1-9) 5. Taking Action (Read ) NASW Opposes President Trumps Fiscal 2021 Budget (2 pgs.)