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Democrats Unhappy With Obama's Centrist Shift

First Posted: 04/07/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 04:25 PM ET



President Barack Obama is running into resistance from congressional Democrats over several key economic proposals -- blunting the party's ability to send a clear message to middle-class voters that Democrats feel their pain.

Obama has run into friction from fellow Democrats over plans to freeze some federal spending, to use bailout funds for small-business lending and to limit the reach of big banks.

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