Stephen Colbert: Trump’s proposed budget is built on ‘the ground-up bones of poor people’
|05/24/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Stephen Colbert opened Tuesday’s “The Late Show” by doing a complete takedown of President Donald Trump’s cuts in a budget proposal called “A New Foundation for American Greatness.”
But how Colbert sees it, “He’s building that foundation on the ground-up bones of poor people.”
There are proposed cuts to the food-stamp program SNAP and the children’s health-insurance program CHIP.
“To which America’s children replied, ‘stop’ and ‘help,'” Colbert said.
The host added, “I know this is an unpopular position these days, but I believe children should go to the doctor and eat.”
But Colbert wasn’t done. He then touched on the section of Trump’s budget read more >>>