Budget

3:36pm

Fri April 5, 2013
It's All Politics

Obama Riles His Own Party With Social Security Offer

Originally published on Fri April 5, 2013 4:11 pm

President Obama prepares to depart San Francisco on Thursday.
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5:16am

Fri April 5, 2013
The Two-Way

Reports: Obama To Propose Cuts In Social Programs

Originally published on Fri April 5, 2013 6:58 am

President Obama in Denver on Wednesday.
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There's breaking budget news from several places this morning:

-- "President Obama next week will take the political risk of formally proposing cuts to Social Security and Medicare in his annual budget in an effort to demonstrate his willingness to compromise with Republicans and revive prospects for a long-term deficit-reduction deal, administration officials say." (The New York Times)

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8:00am

Sun March 31, 2013
Politics

Capitol Conversation: Republicans Take Gun Bill Frustration Out on Budget

State lawmakers are in the middle of debating the annual budget. And even though there’s more money than last year, Republicans are not happy with what’s known as the ‘long’ bill.

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8:46am

Sat March 30, 2013

7:08am

Thu March 28, 2013
Politics

As Colorado's Economy Improves, Lawmakers Wrangle Over The Budget

Credit KUNC File Photo

There’s only one absolute requirement for Colorado lawmakers at the capitol. During the annual legislative session they must pass a budget.

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