Hello! Get ready for the weekend with this edition of Daily Links…
Trump released his federal budget proposal for 2018. As predicted, he plans to increase defense spending by $54 billion while cutting funding for the National Endowment for the Arts, the Environmental Protection Agency, the State Department, the Department of Education, and a host of other agencies. This means less money for the arts, health care, schools, and other essential services. Here’s a breakdown of the proposed cuts.
An engineer named Natalia Margolis developed an app that will alert undocumented immigrants’ family members and lawyers if they are detained.
There’s a new Carly Rae Jepsen track! She teamed up with producer Danny L Harle on the aptly titled “Happy All the Time.” ♦