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Obama Budget 2013

Did Obama's Budget Give States A Reason Not To Expand Medicaid?

Jeffrey Young | Posted 06.12.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

Did the White House just hand an excuse to anti-Obamacare state officials to punt on the law's Medicaid expansion? As states continue to wrestle with...

GOPer Breaks From Party's Leaders, Slams Obama Proposal

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) broke from Republican leaders' rhetoric on Wednesday, criticizing President Barack Obama's decision to include entitlement c...

Jeffrey Young

Obama Renews Call For Wealthy To Pay Higher Medicare Costs

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 04.10.2013 | Business

Some seniors would pay more for Medicare benefits in the future under President Barack Obama's budget proposal for the coming fiscal year. The $3.8...

Obama Seeks 'Grand Bargain' By Cutting Popular Programs

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR and JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Mixing modest curbs on spending with tax increases reviled by Republicans, President Barack Obama proposed a $3.8 trillion budget o...

Obama's Budget Proposal: Six Lessons for Your Personal Budgeting Strategy

Tim Chen | Posted 04.30.2012 | Money
Tim Chen

President Obama released his budget proposal for 2013. While you're listening to the media discuss the implications at the federal level, why not take a moment to rethink your own budgeting strategy?

Saki Knafo

Should Homeless People Be Sheltered Or Diverted? Obama Budget Renews Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 02.16.2012 | Politics

Every night, homeless shelters across the country turn away thousands of people seeking beds -- and not just because they're full, though they often a...

Whistling in the Dark

Steve Bell | Posted 04.15.2012 | Politics
Steve Bell

As the culmination of themes developed by the White House these past three years, the FY13 budget reveals the contours of the ground on which Obama wishes to fight the presidential election.

Sam Stein

Obama Budget Signals Shift From Austerity Measures To Campaign Promises

HuffingtonPost.com | 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 ...

Jennifer Bendery

Paul Ryan, Jeff Sessions Warn Obama's Budget Could Make The U.S. Like Greece

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's $3.8 trillion budget plan does nothing to address mounting debt and could lead the country into a European-styl...

FULL TEXT: Obama's New Budget Proposal

Posted 04.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama unveiled a $3.8 trillion spending plan on Monday for 2013 that seeks to achieve $4 trillion in deficit reduction ...

Obama Sending Ambitious Plan To Congress

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 04.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Taking a pass on reining in government growth, President Barack Obama unveiled a record $3.8 trillion election-year budget plan Mon...

Michael McAuliff

White House Proposes Tax The Rich, Chop Medicare, In Election-Year Budget

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House will propose deep cuts and modest tax hikes Monday in a budget that aims to stick to last summer's debt deal by trimming...

Obama Delaying Release Of 2013 Budget

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House said Monday that it's delaying for one week the release of President Barack Obama's budget for the 2013 fiscal year...