Obama’s ’15 budget sent to Congress

Posted: March 5, 2014 at 5:42 a.m.

President Barack Obama joins teacher Graciela Segovia and her preschool class Tuesday during circle time at Powell Elementary School in Washington, D.C. Obama sent a $3.9 trillion budget request Tuesday that included increased spending for education, among other areas.

President Barack Obama sent Congress a $3.9 trillion budget request with increased spending for employment, education and job-training programs to boost the economy, financed partly by trimming tax breaks for upper-income families and some businesses.

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