Obama Calls GOP Senators, But Is He Listening?

By Caitlin Huey-Burns - March 5, 2013

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With a fragile economy in the balance, President Obama and congressional Republicans have been talking around each other for months. But now that $85 billion in sweeping spending cuts are law, Obama is phoning GOP senators in a new effort to forge a deficit reduction deal, the White House says. The president is trying to form a “common-sense caucus” of lawmakers -- a phrase he...

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