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05/12/2010 03:27 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Schwarzenegger Budget Will Contain 'Terrible Cuts' For California

California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will seek "terrible cuts" to eliminate an $18.6 billion budget deficit facing the most-populous U.S. state through June 2011, his spokesman said.

Schwarzenegger, 62, who will introduce his revised budget plans on May 14, has said he won't seek tax increases to bolster California's finances. The Republican's forecast for the budget gap may rise after revenue fell short of his targets last month.

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