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Join me, if you will, in envisioning a pathway to a nation where the federal budget reflects the priorities of the American people.
That nation would have funding for a strong public education system, stable health care and social security programs for elders, a safety net providing basic human needs -- like food and heat -- for people who are struggling, and smaller national deficits as a result of mitigated spending and progressive tax reform.
That nation is within our reach. Multiple polls show that these are the priorities of the majority ...