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California Budget Deal Reached

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California Budget Deal Reached

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California Budget Deal Reached

California Budget Deal Reached

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The California legislature has agreed to a compromise on Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's budget proposals, with a March referendum to decide the issue. Schwarzenegger praises lawmakers for bi-partisan cooperation, even though some of his fellow Republicans were cool to the compromise. NPR's Ina Jaffe reports.