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House Makes Little Movement Toward Avoiding Automatic Budget Cuts

NPR | Feb. 26, 2013 4:05 p.m.

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Tamara Keith, Melissa Block

With automatic spending cuts totaling $85 billion scheduled to start Friday, Congressional leaders and President Obama continued maneuvering to avoid the political fallout. Melissa Block talks to Tamara Keith about the state of play and has details from a poll that suggests that Americans want to cut the deficit, but only in the abstract.

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