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California Showdown over Debt, Spending Measures
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California Showdown over Debt, Spending Measures

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California Showdown over Debt, Spending Measures

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California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and state legislators face off in the state capital of Sacramento over two key budget measures — one would let the state borrow $15 billion to help pay off debt, the other would put a cap on state spending. Hear NPR's Ina Jaffe and NPR's Melissa Block.

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