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The Budget Battle Begins

State Assembly Republicans are looking into ways to reduce spending on this years proposed budget, rather than increase taxes to reduce the state´s 13.2 billion dollar deficit. At a budget subcommittee meeting today, Republican legislators pushed for cuts in various state financed energy conservation programs and the elimination of five thousand unfilled state jobs, among other ideas. So far, most of the proposals have been shot down.

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