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How Trump got crushed on the budget

Here's how badly President Trump was defeated in his goal of reining in federal spending. His budget proposal called for deep spending cuts, except for a big increase in defense. Instead, as this visual shows, the omnibus spending bill he signed last week boosts spending in all major categories, including defense — leading to the $1.3 trillion budget Trump complained about.

Note: Defense, State and Foreign Operations, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs funding includes base and Overseas Contingency Operations funding. Data: Democratic Committee on Appropriations; Chart: Chris Canipe/Axios