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Deep cuts sought for social programs

$2.77 trillion plan boosts military

By Rick Klein
Globe Staff / February 7, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- President Bush yesterday unveiled a $2.77 trillion spending plan for the next fiscal year that would slash healthcare and education spending, and that would enact deep cuts to scores of other federal programs, while boosting the military budget and making permanent a series of tax cuts that Congress has passed in recent years. (Full article: 1017 words)

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