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Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 15:32:13 -0500
Subject: News Alert: Congress Reaches Deal on $789 Billion Stimulus Plan

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Wednesday, February 11, 2009 — 3:28 PM ET

Congress Reaches Deal on $789 Billion Stimulus Plan

To close the gap between the Senate and House versions, the package will pare back Democrats’ proposed spending on education and health programs in favor of tax cuts that were needed to win Republican votes in the Senate.

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