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US President Barack Obama unveils 2011 budget plans

US President Barack Obama has announced a $3.8tn (£2.4tn) budget plan for 2011, with increased spending on job creation but cuts in other areas.

He also forecast the US deficit would rise to a record $1.56tn this year.

Adam Brookes reports from Washington.


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