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Obama: Praise and Protest for Congress

U.S. President Barack Obama has praised Congress for passing a budget, which he says will help chart the economic course of the country for the next two years. In his weekly address Saturday, Mr. Obama also cited congressional votes that resulted in "dedicated and well-qualified" public servants doing their jobs for the American people. However, the president chided Congress for not voting before leaving for the holiday vacation to extend unemployment benefits for more than one...

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