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PBS NewsHour | Villaraigosa: Washington Must Be Smart About Cuts, Investments in U.S. Cities | PBS

Duration: 09:05
Program: PBS NewsHour #10245
Broadcast Date: Jan. 19, 2012

Bracing for a new federal budget, hundreds of U.S. mayors sought meetings in Washington this week. Their message: don't let cities fall through the cracks. Ray Suarez discusses the challenges local governments face amid a national debt crisis with Mayors Antonio Villaraigosa of Los Angeles and Danny Jones of Charleston, W.Va.

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Post Date: January 19, 2012