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Obama Administration Faces Budget Backlash

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Obama Administration Faces Budget Backlash

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Obama Administration Faces Budget Backlash

Obama Administration Faces Budget Backlash

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House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charlie Rangel (D-NY) speaks during a news conference in the U.S. Capitol. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama is facing opposition from a number of Republicans, and some key Democratic figures, as he continues to shape his spending priorities.

For more, Tony Cox is joined by NPR senior Washington editor Ron Elving.

Cox also speaks with New York Congressman Charles Rangel, who is opposed to elements of Obama's budget plan.

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