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House Republicans to Take Up Deficit Reduction - Again

shootrmcgavin Wrote: May 07, 2012 1:33 AM
wasn't it 2.2 million more have jumped on disability wagon since mid 2010? And aren't they directly contributing this to their 99weeks of unemployment running out? Just wait...
When Congress returns to session after a recess, House Republicans will take aim at deficit reduction - much to the chagrin of Democrats.

Republican leaders are planning to bring up a $260 billion measure to slash the budget gap and replace across-the-board spending cuts set to take effect in 2013.

The bill, known as a “reconciliation” proposal, is the product of six House committees and will be combined into one piece of legislation by the House Budget Committee. Democrats have already panned it as an extension of the House GOP proposal that “reflects the wrong priorities”...