President Trump to Call for Increase in Military Spending

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WASHINGTON D.C.  —  Reports say President Trump will call for a substantial increase in military spending starting on Monday.

The president said the White House will issue the outlines of a budget proposal to federal agencies. The budget will also call for spending cuts to several federal agencies.

The announcement will come a day before President Trump’s joint congressional address on Tuesday, during which he is expected to lay out his agenda and legislative priorities.