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Liz Sidoti

Obama promises to slash deficit, give to Medicaid

WASHINGTON – Calling for fiscal restraint even while federal spending soars, President Barack Obama pledged to dramatically slash the annual budget deficit and announced $15 billion in Medicaid money to states from his $787 billion economic stimulus package.

With Vice President Joe Biden looking on, President Barack Obama signs the economic stimulus bill during a ceremony on Tuesday in the Museum of Nature and Science in Denver.

Obama signs massive stimulus package

DENVER – President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed a massive $787 billion package to revive the economy, saying the measure represented the "essential work of keeping the American dream alive in our time."

The Darkness: B+

"The Darkness" is a ray of hope during the summer months when quality game releases tend to drop off. Definitely check it out.

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