The nation in brief

Posted: December 19, 2012 at 5:51 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “I’m just tired of talking about it. I’d rather talk about golf.” Rep. Mick Mulvaney, a South Carolina Republican, asked to comment on House Speaker John Boehner’s latest budget proposal Article, 1A

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