Report: Obama to push $447 bln jobs plan

By REUTERS
September 9, 2011 02:02

 
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WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama will ask the US Congress to approve a $447 billion package of tax cuts and new government spending as part of his new initiative to create jobs, a Senate Democratic aide said on Thursday.

The aide said he did not have additional details of the plan Obama will unveil in a televised speech to a joint session of Congress.

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