“By threatening to cut this funding, President Trump is showing that he has little interest in creating jobs and building infrastructure. Though President Trump is calling his plan the ‘America First’ budget, his proposal is a deeply flawed plan that falls short on providing municipalities and counties with the critical funding for important community development projects that improve the lives of Americans.”
Source: Grubb, Tammy. Trump’s proposed budget could derail Durham-Orange light-rail plan. The News & Observer. March 17, 2017.