Obama's budget: Govt still growing, despite cuts
Published 02/14/2012, The Jamestown Sun
WASHINGTON (AP) — Taking a pass on reining in government growth, President Barack Obama unveiled a record $3.8 trillion election-year budget plan Monday, calling for stimulus-style spending on roads and schools and tax hikes on the wealthy to help pay the costs. The ideas landed with a thud on Capitol Hill.Word count: 1377
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