House of Representatives passes budget which would cut billions from spending

Taylor, Andrew
February 2011
Pipe Dream;2/22/2011, Vol. 79 Issue 9, p11
The article reports on the legislation passed by the reportedly Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives on February 19, 2011 which aims to cut 61 billion dollars spending from the federal programs, shelter coal companies, and oil refiners.


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