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Opposition to Obama's economy plan

Prominent members of the Republican party have threatened to vote against President Obama's $825bn plan to stimulate the economy.

The Republican leader in the House of Representatives says the package is unworkable and he won't support it unless it is changed substantially.

Sarah Morris reports from Washington.

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