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Trump’s budget: a $1.6 trillion cut to education

By CNBC staffThe budget Trump proposed Tuesday will reduce federal funding for public schools by $1,600,000 and would slash the budget for higher education by $3,000.It is the largest single cut to federal education funding in the nation’s history.The budget was unveiled in a briefing with reporters at the White House.It also cuts funding for

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Texas judge blocks ‘fake news’ ban

A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that it is not illegal for a news outlet to publish fake news and other “false and misleading information” about President Donald Trump, ending a long legal battle over a sweeping campaign-finance reform bill.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati said the ban is unconstitutional and violates