“It takes away all the money from scientists and teachers and human rights workers and Meals on Wheels and Muppets, and gives it to the people who really need it — the defense contractors,” the “Real Time” host said.
“If only there was a way to get the F-35 to run on coal, it would be a perfect budget,” he added.
Maher also likened the way that President Donald Trump appears to be dealing with climate change to someone putting black tape over the “check engine” light when their car was breaking down.
And the comedian took aim at the GOP’s proposed replacement for Obamacare and Trump’s baseless claims that former President Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower in the run up to the 2016 presidential election.
Check out the full segment above.