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PBS NewsHour | Obama Unveils Roadmap for Reducing Deficit by $4 Trillion | PBS

Duration: 04:20
Program: PBS NewsHour #10005
Broadcast Date: Apr. 13, 2011

President Obama officially unveiled his own proposal for reducing the national deficit Wednesday in a speech at George Washington University, calling for $4 trillion in cuts over the next 12 years through spending cuts and tax reform.In response to Republican calls for reductions in entitlement spending, the president launched a defense of programs like Medicare and Medicaid:

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Post Date: April 14, 2011