Senate’s proposal on cuts: Hold off

10-month delay asked of House

Posted: February 15, 2013 at 5:38 a.m.

Senate Democrats proposed Thursday a 10-month delay in $1.2 trillion of automatic spending cuts for defense and domestic programs set to begin March 1.

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