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Obama goes the chop

Originally published in New Matilda on 14 April 2011. (http://newmatilda.com/2011/04/14/obama-goes-chop) Obama the big spender has changed tack on his deficit reduction plans and has negotiated big cuts to pass his budget. It’s a risky strategy, writes Simon Copland The first version of US President Barack Obama’s 2011 budget — announced way back in February 2010 — involved … Continue reading