On Trade and Immigration, the GOP Has It Backward – Bloomberg
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President Obama focuses budget on income inequality (Daily Kos)
President Obama released a $4 trillion budget proposal Monday that would provide tax breaks for the middle class, raise some of the taxes for wealthy individuals and corporations, and end the budget sequester. It would slightly decrease the deficit and keep the debt at what the White House is calling sustainable levels. The budget includes the initiatives he previewed in the State of the Union address and in speeches around the country since the beginning of the year. At the top level it includes $1.091 trillion in discretionary spending in the 2016 fiscal year, $74 billion above the spending caps mandated by the "sequestration" spending cuts that Obama wants to eliminate.
> White House officials say their goal is to keep deficits stable relative to the gross domestic product and bring the long-term debt down slightly. The $474 billion deficit for next year would be about 2.5 percent of GDP, and it would end up in about the same place for 2025 even though the dollar amount would rise to $639 billion, according to a source familiar with the details. The federal debt—the cumulative total of deficits that the government owes—would start at 75 percent of …
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LAUSD lawyers to aid students facing deportation
Los Angeles Unified School District's attorneys will help about a dozen students facing deportation following the school board's approval Tuesday of a limited program providing free legal services.