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Funding rise of 10% to be offset by cuts in non-defence budgets
Fiscal conservatives wary of president’s plans to cut tax and boost defence
Final jobs report of Obama era indicates growing inflationary pressure
Only recent president to take office during a stronger economy is George HW Bush
This week’s increase in borrowing costs comes across as premature
The proposals would threaten to increase federal debt and interest rates
Robert Pozen considers the winners and losers in the president-elect’s new tax plans
US contractors have the most to gain from increased national military budgets
Spending more money and cutting taxes can bridge partisan divides
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