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The nation in brief

Posted: December 13, 2013 at 5:44 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “It’s one thing to say it’s a crap sandwich and you’ve got to eat it. It’s another thing to say it’s the best thing ever, you’ll love it.” Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan., who opposed GOP leaders to vote against a bill that will replace some acrossthe-board federal spending cuts with savings elsewhere but will increase deficits in the short term

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