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Reid: Offsets for cuts to get look

New revenue seen as way to counter spending-ax mandate

Posted: January 30, 2013 at 3:49 a.m.

Assistant Majority Leader Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., left, joins Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., right, as they meet with reporters following a weekly Democratic strategy session, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Senate Democrats will consider revenue-generating alternatives that could be used to offset automatic spending cuts set to take effect March 1, Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday.

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