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Obama’s Budget Shows $928 Billion Increase in Spending Over Five Years

Monday, February 13, 2012

President Obama’s new budget proposal calls for annual federal government spending to increase by $192 billion in 2012 and $928 billion by 2017.  The budget documents show federal spending of $3,603 billion for 2011 growing to $3,795 billion in 2012 and $4,531 billion in 2017.

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