Foreign aid makes up less than 1% of the total U.S. budget. But President Trump’s proposed budget cuts would slash foreign aid by nearly a third. That would drastically cut food aid for the most desperate people who are living in the middle of a famine, reduce the number of vulnerable children who will be able to access critical vaccination programs, and make life-saving HIV medications less available to those who need them most.
Unfortunately, there are a lot of myths and incorrect assumptions when it comes to the issue of foreign aid. Watch the video below to get the facts: