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‘You’re 70.’ Seth Meyers Bashes Trump for Proposed Meals on Wheels Budget Cuts

After President Donald Trump unveiled a budget plan Thursday that would eliminate the grant program that covers Meals on Wheels , which serves meals to homebound senior citizens, Seth Meyers had a take of his own on what he called “drastic” proposed cuts by the POTUS.
During the “A Closer Look” segment of Thursday’s episode of Late Night, the host bashed Trump for planning to slash a program that feeds the elderly. “How dead inside do you have to be to not want old people to get food?,” he asked. “Your heart is so small it makes your tiny hands look like catcher mitts.”
Meyers went on to hammer Trump for turning against a group he said helped put him in office. “Old people voted for you,” he said. “Your key demographics were old people and older people. They believed you when you said you cared about them. There’s nothing more low-life than lying to the elderly. You should know that. You’re 70.”
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Seth Meyers: Trump's proposed budget cuts show just how 'dead inside' he is
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Seth Meyers took a swipe at President Donald Trump for following up several recent setbacks with a highly controversial budget proposal on the most recent edition of "A Closer Look."
"This week, we've seen Donald Trump's latest travel ban blocked yet again by a judge, his health care bill start to fall apart , and his wiretapping claims debunked ," the host said on Thursday's episode of NBC's "Late Night." "And now on top of all that, he unveiled a drastic new budget plan that slashes anti-poverty programs."
Trump presented his budget proposal on Thursday, which quickly found opposition for its cuts in federal funding to the Environmental Protection Agency, the National Endowment for the Arts, public media such NPR and PBS, and social service programs,  including Meals on Wheels .
"Donald Trump, I understand you won. And because you won, you get to suggest cuts to the budget," Meyers said, before acknowledging that cuts to the EPA and NEA were to be expected.
"But Meals on Wheels?" he continued. "How dead inside do you have to be to not want old people to get food? Your heart is so small, it makes your tiny hands look like catcher mitts. Old people voted for you. Your key demographics were old people and older people. They believed you when you said you cared about them."
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Seth Meyers rips Donald Trump for proposed Meals on Wheels budget cuts
On Thursday's Late Night, host Seth Meyers laid into President Donald Trump's proposal to cut funding for the Community Development Block Grant program, which has provided assistance to Meals on Wheels Per CNN , federal grants go toward about 3 percent of the meal program's national office budget. 
"Meals on Wheels?" asked an incredulous Meyers. "How dead inside do you have to be to not want old people to get food?"
"Old people voted for you ... They believed you when you said you care about them. There's nothing more low-life than lying to the elderly." Read more...
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The new budget would also seek a half-billion reduction in TIGER grants , the economic recovery infrastructure program launched by President Obama in 2009. To date, the TIGER program has provided $5.1 billion for more than 400 road, rail, port, and transit projects. In 2016 alone , grants were awarded to programs of all sizes, all across the country: a complete streets upgrade in Broward, Florida; bus rapid transit expansion in Oakland, California; upgrades and improvements to Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in Atlanta, Georgia; and new bike lanes in Cleveland, Ohio.
These transportation cuts square with the policy proposals in the 2016 Republican party platform , which suggested phasing out and eventually cutting all federal funds for transit, walking, and biking programs in favor of highway and roadway funding.
As NACTO , the National Association of City Transportation Officials, noted in a statement about the budget draft today, which they said was a “disaster for cities and their transportation systems,” the cuts to the Department of Transportation, “while hitting critical programs, do not ultimately add up to even half of the touted $2.4 billion, 13 percent reduction. As the overall proposed budget for this agency is already lean, it is concerning that other anticipated cuts were not specified in the summary.”
. @RealDonaldTrump has promised to rebuild our nation's infrastructure, but it is impossible to square his words with his budget proposal. pic.twitter.com/CzmKlKxRng
— NACTO (@NACTO) March 16, 2017
Community Development
Trump’s plan would also eliminate Community Development Block Grants (CDBG), a 42-year-old local infrastructure program that is administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development .
The Community Development Block Grant program, which received $3 billion in funding for fiscal year 2017, supports anti-poverty, community building, and infrastructure projects across the country—for which 1,185 city, county, and state governments received money last year. Programs range from neighborhood development like new city parks and downtown revitalization projects (Ozark, Missouri’s $20 million DREAM initiative ), to anti-poverty initiatives such as Meals-on-Wheels for seniors and helping fund or rehab community centers and local libraries .
According to a statement by The United States Conference of Mayors, the cuts would be significant:
“Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds are the heart, lungs, and backbone of cities and counties, small, medium and large. By eliminating or cutting them, the Administration mortally wounds the places where the majority of Americans live, work and play. Such a move risks ending or harming programs that keep Americans safe, help them find better-paying jobs, improve their health and keep public facilities in good shape. It is an attack on places the President said he wanted to help.”
Public Housing
Finally, the Trump proposal would slash funding for public housing maintenance provided by HUD. Potential cuts include reductions in the public housing capital fund ($1.3 billion) and the public housing operating fund ($600 million). At a time when many state and local housing authorities already have significant deferred maintenance issues, an absence of federal funding could be devastating. (For example, two-thirds of the New York City Housing Authority’s budget comes from federal funds .)
The proposal does not seek to impact the housing voucher programs, such as Section 8, which provide what is considered “immediate” assistance to many low-income Americans. But reducing capital funding means existing public housing buildings will deteriorate at a faster rate, further straining government resources.
These cuts, and others proposed by the administration , will likely affect marginalized and disadvantaged communities the most. Marc Morial, CEO of the National Urban League, told the New York Daily News that this budget proposal signifies the administration’s impending "assault on poor people in America."

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405 d ago Entrepreneur :: The Big Changes Proposed in President Trump's 2018 Budget
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Congress must decide how to implement the administration's fiscal vision for the country.


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405 d ago Business Insider :: Watch Trump's budget director explain proposed cuts for after-school programs that feed children
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Director of the Office of Budget Management John Mulvaney explains why President Trump's proposed budget would cut funding for various programs. Mulvaney said that there's no "demonstrable evidence" that after-school programs that feed and educate children so that they perform better in school are actually working. The proposed budget includes a $1.4 billion increase for public and private school programs, but cuts funding for before- and after-school programs.  The budget would also   cut federal funding for Meals on Wheels , a program that provides daily meals to millions of low-income seniors across the country. 
Meals on Wheels  responded  to Trump's proposed budget with the following statement:
“The problem with a skinny budget is it is lean on details. So, while we don’t know the exact impact yet, cuts of any kind to these highly successful and leveraged programs would be a devastating blow to our ability to provide much-needed care for millions of vulnerable seniors in America, which in turn saves billions of dollars in reduced healthcare expenses” - Ellie Hollander, Meals on Wheels America president and CEO
 

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427 d ago The Daily BeastMeyers Rips Trump’s Pointless Wall
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The Late Night host took A Closer Look at President Trumps doomed immigration policies.
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427 d ago Mashable :: Seth Meyers shuts down Trump's wall by exposing the inconsistencies
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Seth Meyers is not sparing his words when it comes to Donald Trump. 
After slamming him for the "batshit crazy" press conference and the non-existent Swedish terror attack , the comedian used his most recent Closer Look segment to note the various and many inconsistencies about the president's plan to build a wall on the US-Mexico border. 
First of all, there are reports saying more Mexicans are leaving the US than coming in. “That’s right, America has turned into a bad movie and people are walking out,” he said. 
Then, Trump faces the question about who will build the wall. And one particular developer and longtime friend of Trump, Jorge Perez, was not impressed by the offer he received. He told Bloomberg : "The wall is the most idiotic thing I've ever seen or heard in my life."  Read more...
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425 d ago CNN :: Trump's other wall: Irish town is latest battleground
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Donald Trump wants to build a wall. But it's not the one you're thinking of.
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434 d ago The Daily BeastSeth Meyers: Trump Is a Total Loser
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The ?Late Night? host takes stock of the Trump presidency three and a half weeks in. It?s not pretty.
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435 d ago The Daily Beast :: Seth Meyers Presses Trump on Flynn
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The Late Night host has a lot of questions concerning the resignation of National Security Adviser Mike Flynn, and why many in the administration seem to have misled the public.
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433 d ago Time :: Seth Meyers Shreds President Trump’s White House Controversies
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During his campaign President Donald Trump promised the public that he would “win so much you may even get tired of winning;” however, and nearly a month into Trump’s presidency, Late Night host Seth Meyers is mocking him for it.
During his “A Closer Look” segment during Wednesday’s episode Meyers, targeted the chaos plaguing Trump’s time in office so far, before pivoting to the latest news of possible communication between Trump campaign and Russian intelligence officials .
“The Trump administration has dealt with a series of internal and foreign crises, the national security adviser has resigned just 24 days into Trump’s presidency, and defense officials from both parties are freaking out—how could things possibly get any crazier?”
Meyers then reminded Trump of his vow to win to the point that we might be “tired of winning.”
“No one gets tired of winning,” Meyers said. “It’s never happened. If anyone did, it would be DJ Khaled. All he does is win and he doesn’t seem tired in the least .”
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433 d ago Business Insider :: Seth Meyers: Trump's press conference was 'bats--- crazy' and 'racist'
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Seth Meyers scrapped a planned segment of "A Closer Look" on Thursday's "Late Night" after President Donald Trump's first solo press conference became the biggest news of the day.
"Donald Trump held what can only be described as a bats--- crazy press conference that rendered this script completely meaningless," Meyers said as he shredded a previous script about Republican attacks on Obamacare. "Bye, dead jokes."
Trump held the press conference to announce his new choice to head the Labor Department after his original selection, Andrew Puzder, withdrew himself from consideration following intense criticism over past controversies and statements. But the conference went on for more than an hour in a performance CNN's Jake Tapper called "an airing of grievances" and "unhinged."
Aside from Puzder, Trump had another senior staffing issue he needed to address. Earlier this week, Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned after misleading Vice President Mike Pence about his discussions with Russian officials before Trump was inaugurated.
Meyers found Trump's statements around the controversy contradictory. The president said Flynn had done nothing wrong and that he didn't order Flynn to speak with Russian officials, but "would've directed him" to do so had Flynn not done it.
"He did something that I told him to do, so he had to go," Meyers impersonated Trump. "Clean out your desk, buddy. Why are you cleaning out your desk?"
Among the many headline-driving moments during the Trump conference was his reaction to a reporter asking him if he would take a meeting with black and Latino Congress members. He asked the black reporter if she would like to set up the meeting herself and then asked, "Are they friends of yours?"
Meyers described Trump's response as "pretty racist."
"It's racist to assume all black people know each other. You don’t know all orange people. 'Hey, Donald, can you set up a meeting with Snooki and the Lorax?'"
Watch Meyers' "A Closer Look" segment on Trump's press conference below:
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432 d ago Time :: Seth Meyers Roasts President Trump’s ‘Fake News’ Accusations
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After President Donald Trump held a solo press on Thursday, like other late night hosts, Seth Meyers ditched his planned Late Night segment in order to take aim at Trump’s “bizarre” talking points.
Trump’s first weeks in office have been roiled in controversy , and during the conference, Trump made a false claim about the size of his electoral college win and dismissed reports of links between his administration and Russia as “fake news.”
But Meyers saw a silver lining to it all. “If there has been anything good in this, it’s been watching Trump develop techniques to avoid questions about that Russian contact,” said Meyers, playing video showing off some of those avoidance tactics, including moves Meyers dubs “The Drift Away” and another called the “Pretend I Don’t Hear You.”
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435 d ago Business InsiderThe Trump administration just proposed big changes to Obamacare
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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Wednesday morning announced new proposed rules for the Affordable Care Act's individual insurance exchanges.
The proposals from CMS include several changes to enrollment periods and timelines for insurers in an attempt at "stabilizing the individual and small group health insurance markets," according to a press release .
The proposed changes would be the first administrative tweaks to the law, also known as Obamacare, under President Donald Trump's administration. They contain a combination of long-considered ideas and serious departures from the previous administration.
Perhaps the two most striking proposed changes are cutting in half the exchanges' 2018 open enrollment period and lowering minimum standards for care to qualify for the exchanges.
The CMS proposes an open enrollment period — during which people without health insurance through their employer or Medicaid/Medicare can sign up for coverage — from November 1 to December 15, 2017. Open enrollment periods have been three months, from November 1 to January 31.
Additionally, the rules would lower the "de minimis range used for determining the level of coverage," according to the release. Essentially, the ACA established minimum standards for coverage ( here's a full breakdown from CMS ) in order to be certified on the bronze, silver, and gold plan levels. The new rule would allow insurers to cover slightly fewer areas of health and still be at a certain metal level.
The CMS projects the rules would result in increased out-of-pocket costs for Americans in the short term but that lower premiums would offset this in the long run.
"The proposed change in [actuarial value] could reduce the value of coverage for consumers, which could lead to more consumers facing increases in out-of-pocket expenses, thus increasing their exposure to financial risks associated with high medical costs," the proposal says . "However, in the longer run, providing issuers with additional flexibility could help stabilize premiums, increase issuer participation and ultimately provide some offsetting benefit to consumers."
Patrick Conway, the acting CMS administrator, said: "This proposal will take steps to stabilize the marketplace, provide more flexibility to states and insurers, and give patients access to more coverage options. They will help protect Americans enrolled in the individual and small group health insurance markets while future reforms are being debated."
Here's a quick rundown of some of the other proposed changes:
Give insurers more time to figure out their 2018 plans. Insurers have expressed concerns about the uncertainty regarding the repeal and replacement of the ACA planned by Republicans. This uncertainty, coupled with enrollment data, has already led one of the largest insurers — Humana — to announce plans to leave the market. Others are considering their offerings. Insurers must submit 2018 plans to the federal and state governments in April. The proposal says that if the other changes are accepted, CMS would issue "separate guidance" on the deadline for insurers. Increase scrutiny during special enrollment periods. The rules would force people who enroll outside of the open enrollment period to provide additional documentation to be allowed access to coverage. It would allow people who lose employer coverage because of a job status change to gain access, and it would prevent people from waiting until they get sick to sign up for a plan. This has long been an idea to prevent abuse of the special enrollment periods; the Obama administration had proposed something similar . Force beneficiaries to pay back owed premiums before getting the next year's coverage. The rules would allow insurers to "to collect premiums for prior unpaid coverage" before the person can sign up for a plan from the same insurer for the next year.
Some of these changes were proposed by the Obama administration in August to address the imbalance in the exchanges.
The open-enrollment tweak may be the most significant departure from the Obama era, however. The CMS rules proposed in August tried to expand outreach and sign-ups for the open enrollment period, allocating more money toward advertising efforts. Trump's team pulled back from a good portion of a $5 million ad buy for the 2017 open enrollment period.
A shortened open enrollment period could also make it much more difficult to increase sign-ups or keep the number of people enrolled at the same level in 2018. The number of people who signed up during the open enrollment period fell in 2017 from the year before, mostly because of a significant deceleration in sign-ups after Trump took office.
The new proposed rules drew some criticism from health-policy experts. Larry Levitt, a senior vice president at the health-policy think tank Kaiser Family Foundation, tweeted that the rules "strike me as making things less consumer friendly and more insurer friendly."
The proposed changes are open for public comment until March 7, according to filings with the Federal Register.
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434 d ago Reuters :: Trump administration proposes stricter Obamacare rules
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NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration on Wednesday proposed changes to the Obamacare individual insurance market that insurers welcomed as a good start but that raised the possibility of higher out-of-pocket cost for consumers.


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435 d ago Fox News :: Trump administration ushers in changes to ObamaCare
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The Trump administration took steps Wednesday intended to help calm jittery insurance companies and make tax compliance with former President Barack Obama's health law less burdensome for some people.
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