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House To Vote On GOP Bill Framed As Guns Vs. Butter

Republicans want to block some $55 billion worth of automatic cuts to the Pentagon budget next year. Instead, they want to cut funding for social programs such as food stamps, Medicaid and Meals on Wheels. It's a choice that has been framed as guns versus butter, and this time, guns are expected to win.
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Obama Gambles On Gay Marriage

The president and his re-election team are clearly wagering that his support for same-sex marriage will attract more voters than it repels — and allow him to make the choice between himself and Mitt Romney even sharper.
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Andrew Sullivan On Obama's Support Of Gay Marriage

Audie Cornish gets reaction to President Obama's stance on same-sex marriage from Andrew Sullivan, blogger for The Daily Beast.
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In Change Of Pace, Obama Supports Gay Marriage

After years of "evolving" on the issue of gay marriage — and just days after his vice president embraced the idea — President Obama said Wednesday that he supports same-sex marriage. Melissa Block talks to Scott Horsley for more.

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