Omnibus Boosts Funding for U.S. Education Department by $3.9 Billion, Plus Extras

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Breitbart—President Donald Trump campaigned on getting the federal government out of education, but Republicans in Congress have increased the department’s funding by at least $3.9 billion in the omnibus spending bill.

U.S. Missile Defense Agency budget boosted to $11.5 billion. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Missile Defense Agency saw its 2018 budget jump to its highest level on record at $11.5 billion in an appropriations bill on Thursday as the agency's head said he was exploring the use of armed drones to counteract North Korea.