The administration also plans to move $2.2 billion originally earmarked for purchasing vehicles, ships, and aircraft to cover wall construction costs.
And whether it balances at all depends on some creative accounting. Meanwhile, it proposes $2 billion in new spending on the border wall.
This deal offers minimal relief for Americans, and it doesn't seem to address the thorniest issues between the two countries.
Peter Navarro also said Americans wouldn't pay the costs of Trump's tariffs, a claim that seems to be equally fabricated.
Plus: FBI rebuked by FISA court, how Harris could come back, and more…
Peter Navarro Says the 'Data' Show Americans Aren't Paying Trump's Tariffs. In Fact, They Show the Opposite.
Tariffs are taxes on imports that translate into higher prices for American businesses and consumers.
The embattled press secretary will return to Arkansas, according to President Donald Trump.
Forget about Donald Trump and the Mueller report and think about all the little (and not-so-little) people who get crushed by the feds.
Want to know what federal agencies are telling the White House about marijuana legalization? Too bad. It's secret.
Trump's fast-food feast at the White House earned jeers, then backlash to the jeers. But who cares? This is comedy gold.
Trump's chief of staff was there to add a veneer of respectability to some of the president's worst positions.
That could be dangerous for the policy's chances of success, as has been the case on other key policy issues during the Trump era.
Plus: Kavanaugh and Gorsuch differ during immigration case.
Rosenstein was not happy with how Trump handled the James Comey firing.
Rand Paul betrays his civil libertarian principles when he calls for using junk science to ferret out disloyalty.
Anonymous White House Official Says Trump Doesn't Care About 'Free Minds, Free Markets' or 'Free People'
The anonymous author says there's a "quiet resistance within the administration."
In his new book, Bob Woodward reportedly reveals a "nervous breakdown" inside the White House, with an unhinged president at the center of the mess.
First Melania Trump, now Stephen Miller.
Publishing readouts of the president's calls with foreign leaders has been a common practice for Republican and Democratic administrations-until now.
'Tariffs Are the Greatest,' Trump Proclaims, as White House Begins Subsidizing Farmers Harmed by Tariffs
Tariffs are so great that we have to create new government programs to compensate the victims of tariffs.
Kind of a self-defeating way to react
President Trump might soon be hiring his third chief of staff.
For starters, don't describe the audience as incest survivors.
Obama's shamefully weak stab at transparency has been abandoned.
Wolf's White House-focused hostility was a hell of a lot healthier than the smug chumminess that usually prevails at the annual journalist gathering.
Michelle Wolf's jokes weren't particularly funny or offensive, but they-and the media's outraged reaction-belie an event whose best days were long ago.
It's all a matter of the suddenly important "security clearance."
Porter's record of domestic abuse elicited scant notice or concern from his superiors.
Trump says he's inclined to do so, but letter expresses concerns about "sensitive passages."
Trump tried to force end of Russian investigation back in June.
Hints at actual policy plans.
How a billionaire rode a rising tide of populism to the White House.
Following hour long town hall pushing opioid use hysteria
Beware assuming this means the administration is pro-encryption.
The politics of everything.
Licensing restrictions cost millions of American jobs and raise consumer costs by billions, federal officials say.
Response to 'We the people' petition calls for him to 'accept the consequences.'
When mercy gets in the way of ambition.
President Obama in Camden, but probably won't mention how the city broke free of their police union.
Neither the president nor Congress should be playing any role in validating psychological treatments.
Another record in avoiding transparency