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Factbox - Proposals in Obama's $3.99 trillion annual budget
February 2, 2015 / 4:50 PM / 3 years ago

Factbox - Proposals in Obama's $3.99 trillion annual budget

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled his fiscal year 2016 budget on Monday amid pushback from the Republican-controlled Congress over many of his policies.

Although it is unlikely Congress will pass many of the spending proposals, the $3.99 trillion (3 trillion pound) budget outlines the president’s priorities for his final two years in office.

Here are some of the proposals in Obama’s budget, many of which focus on economic mobility for low- and middle-income earners.

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Reporting By Julia Edwards in Washington

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