White House budget chief expects to release budget next Wednesday

Mulvaney speaks with reporters after being introduced by Spicer during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said on Wednesday he expects that he will be releasing the Trump administration’s fiscal 2018 federal budget plans on March 15.

Mulvaney, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, told MSNBC: “I think we’ll actually release the budget a week from today.”

(Reporting by Eric Walsh; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)