Deltek First Look: FY 2018 Federal Budget Blueprint

Published: March 21, 2017

Federal Market AnalysisBudgetPresident Trump

Deltek's First Look: Trump Administration’s FY 2018 Budget Blueprint examines the spending priorities, policy plans and agency-level trends and initiatives in the FY 2018 discretionary budget request outline.

Deltek’s report First Look: Trump Administration’s FY 2018 Budget Blueprint profiles the investment priorities and budget reduction initiatives in the Trump Administration’s $1.15 trillion FY 2018 discretionary budget request. This preliminary budget outline provides the first insight into the Trump administration’s policy, budget and management priorities in advance of its full budget release. Deltek’s report examines the agency budget plans, including policy initiatives to reduce costs and streamline federal program offices.

The first budget request submitted by the Trump Administration proposes deep cuts to the discretionary budgets of many civilian agencies while simultaneously boosting Defense spending above the budget caps previously set by sequestration. This preliminary budget report analyzes the FY 2018 discretionary budget blueprint to determine the impact of the proposed budget on the federal contracting community

Critical Insight for Vendors

This report details upcoming federal discretionary spending plans. It is designed to enhance business development planning by providing relevant strategic and tactical insight into:

  • Proposed changes to agency discretionary budget caps in FY 2018
  • The implications of the budget blueprint for agency technology investment
  • White House initiatives to cut program offices and reduce spending
  • Priority investment areas for national security, border control and law enforcement
  • Federal department and agency budget and program priorities
  • Deltek’s report First Look: Trump Administration’s FY 2018 Budget Blueprint is delivered in PowerPoint® format. In addition, the report package includes an accompanying Excel® workbook with the supporting data.

    FY 2018 Discretionary Budget Overview

    Agency Outlook

  • Department of Defense
  • Veterans Affairs
  • Health and Human Services
  • Education
  • Homeland Security
  • Housing and Urban Development
  • Energy
  • Justice
  • State/USAID and International Programs
  • NASA
  • Agriculture
  • Transportation
  • Interior
  • Treasury
  • Labor
  • Commerce
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Small Business Administration
  • Highlights of Proposed Increases
  • Highlights of Proposed Decreases
  • Contracting Impact

    Conclusions and Recommendations