Trump's budget: Muscle up, dumb down

WASHINGTON — From Ronald Reagan's "welfare queen" to Donald Trump's "Detroit single mom," the unmarried mother remains a constant fascination to Republicans wielding budget-cutting scalpels.

Whereas Reagan was propagating a stereotype of the fraudulent abuser of public largesse when he popularized the term in 1976, framing welfare policy thereafter, Trump's budget blueprint purportedly is aimed at helping single mothers (in Detroit, for some reason) by building a better military.

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