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Obama Issues Veto Threat And Poll Has Bad News For Republicans: Your Day In Politics (VIDEO)

First Posted: 07/18/11 08:28 PM ET Updated: 09/17/11 06:12 AM ET

Your Day In Politics

As debate over raising the nation's deficit limit rages on in Washington, President Barack Obama issued a threat to veto a contentious Tea Party-backed budget proposal expected to get a House vote on Tuesday should the measure reach his desk. Meanwhile, a new poll out suggests the public is less than pleased with Republican resistance to including tax increases as part of a larger debt reduction deal.

All of that and more in your day in politics.

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