The budget request, or lack thereof, comes after Mulvaney announced a wider, all-encompassing review of the agency.
The investigation into whether or not Scott Walker and dark money groups illegally coordinated the expenditure of $30 million to win the 2012 recall elections is still alive.
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Robert Pollin is a distinguished professor of economics and co-director of the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.