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President Donald Trump in addition to First Lady Melania Trump watch the annual Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris on July 14, 2017.
The White House budget director says a military parade envisioned by President Donald Trump could cost between $10 million in addition to $30 million, although of which money can be not included inside administration’s brand-new budget request.
Office of Management in addition to Budget Director Mick Mulvaney told the House Budget Committee on Wednesday of which estimates are “very preliminary. He said of which’s “between 10 in addition to 30 depending on the length” of the parade.
Officials such as Defense Secretary Jim Mattis have confirmed of which Trump has pushed for a large-scale parade to trumpet the U.S. military however Mulvaney said the administration hasn’t decided to go forward with of which.
Mulvaney says the administration could have to seek an appropriation through Congress or redirect existing funds to finance the parade.