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Sunday, February 13, 2005

"The Era of Big Government Being Over is Over"

NYTimes

The Revolution That Wasn't
By SHERYL GAY STOLBERG

Published: February 13, 2005



WASHINGTON — If the history of the Republican revolution were being written today, a single overarching question would have to be answered: Whatever happened to the promise of smaller government?

That question was asked again last week, when President Bush unveiled a $2.57 trillion budget for 2006, the largest in the nation's history. The cuts he called for, in areas like veterans' medical care, farm subsidies and vocational training, were met in Washington with doubts that they would ever get through the Republican Congress. READ MORE:
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