The 19 federal agencies Trump wants to eliminate
President Trump’s budget blueprint proposes eliminating 19 federal agencies.
Here’s a run-down of the agencies and what they do, from supporting arts and public television to building infrastructure and studying international relations.
- The African Development Foundation, which funds African agriculture, infrastructure and community development projects with grants.
- The Appalachian Regional Commission, which funds projects meant to bolster businesses, education, culture, and economic development in Appalachia.
- The Chemical Safety Board, which investigates accidents in the chemical industry and makes safety recommendations.