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Obama Budget Plan

Jason Linkins

Obama's Budget Offer May Finally Successfully Fool 'Grand Bargain' Fetishists | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.05.2013 | Politics

Moving from a discussion of an empty gesture from the White House to a potentially more substantive one, the big news Friday is that President Barack ...

How Much Would the Obama Budget Reduce the Deficit? Part 2 (Updated)

Paul N. Van de Water | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics
Paul N. Van de Water

Washington Post fact-checker Glenn Kessler asserts that "no serious budget analyst" agrees that the Obama budget would reduce deficits by $4 trillion over ten years. However, the $4-trillion figure is a sound one.

Sam Stein

Obama Budget Signals Shift From Austerity Measures To Campaign Promises | Sam Stein | Posted 02.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's Fiscal Year 2013 budget isn't inherently unique or surprising. It sticks to the same objectives that the White ...

White House To Cut Energy Assistance For The Poor

The National Journal | Marc Ambinder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama's proposed 2012 budget will cut several billion dollars from the government's energy assistance fund for poor people, officials briefe...

Obama Live Video: Introduces Budget Plan

MSNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama introduces the budget plan he is submitting to Congress. The event is scheduled to begin at 9:30am ET. WATCH IT BELOW: Visi...