Share

Discussion: US unveils budget for fiscal year 2017

Obama has unveiled a final budget of $4.1 trillion for the fiscal year 2017, putting a priority on fighting Islamic State, raising taxes on wealthy Americans and helping the poor. It is sure to be a protracted negotiation with Republican congressional leaders over the coming weeks and months. Is the proposal practical, or is it just a symbolic move? What is Obama really hoping to achieve? His budget would result in a $474 billion deficit for 2016. Is the recent era of American austerity over? Join us for a discussion with experts on what lies ahead for the American economy.

Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVNEWSbeijing

Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8

Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv

Follow us on:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cctvnewschina
Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTVNEWS
Google+: https://plus.google.com/+CCTVNEWSbeijing
Tumblr: http://cctvnews.tumblr.com/
Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing

Leave a Comment