State and EPA hit hardest; performance plan would “untie” managers’ hands.
Most non-defense agencies would see reductions under the president's proposal. The only question is the magnitude of the cuts.
White House taps agencies to begin reorganization.
In issuing guidance for reductions, OMB director tells feds not to focus on who will be fired.
Congress says it needs more time to finalize a longer-term deal; Democrats still have concerns.
Trump is expected to sign the CR to push the shutdown deadline to May 5.