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Obama Budget 2011

'Nothing Can Be Off-Limits'

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 09.01.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Saturday that "nothing can be off-limits" in the budget debate — even though Republicans have said t...

LA's Working Seniors Hit Hard By Obama's Budget Bill

AP | By SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER | Posted 06.17.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- For $700 a month, 65-year-old Esmeralda Calderon cares for children part-time through a federal community service job that's in jeopard...

Obama Reframes the Fiscal Fight

Will Marshall | Posted 06.15.2011 | Politics
Will Marshall

The political "grand bargain" Obama must strike couldn't be clearer: GOP support for raising revenues in return for Democratic support for constraining public health care and retirement costs.

Sam Stein Talks Obama Budget On 'Morning Joe'

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

Will Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security be addressed in this year's budget? The Huffington Post's Sam Stein joined Donny Deutsch and MSNBC's "Morn...

LISTEN: Anti-Poverty Groups Respond To Obama's Budget Cuts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Despite assuring Americans that budget cuts won't fall on the backs of society's neediest citizens, President Obama has presented a budget proposal th...

Federal Pay Cut Is 'Only Way' To Conquer Deficit: Forbes | Brian S. Wesbury and Robert Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

If the United States were a large company, Brian Wesbury and Robert Stein write, "the solution would be a no-brainer: It would be time for a big pay c...

Obama 2011 Budget Cuts NASA Moon Mission

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is redirecting America's space program, killing NASA's $100 billion plans to return astronauts to the moon a...