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White House outlines deep cuts to federal budget

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White House officials reported Friday that it will cut $120 billion from the budget come January 2013. Of that amount, $11.1 billion will be slashed from Medicare and $54.7 billion from U.S. defense spending.

According to the information the White House released, the cuts to the Pentagon will include $15 billion from Army, Navy and Air Force operation and maintenance.

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