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Cheney Casts Deciding Vote to Pass Budget That Hammers the Poor

By ThinkProgress on December 21, 2005 at 11:14 am

"Cheney Casts Deciding Vote to Pass Budget That Hammers the Poor"

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Four days before Christmas, the U.S. Senate votes 51-50 in favor of a brutal budget package that cuts funding for health care, student loans, child support enforcement, foster care funding, and other programs by $40 billion over the next five years. Details here.

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