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White House estimates $1 billion cut to nuclear security in looming ‘sequester’

6:36 PM 09/19/2012

According to a report released by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the Obama administration has recommended cutting more than $1 billion from the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) --- an agency designed to protect against the spread of nuclear weapons --- in the event the congressional budget stalemate results in so-called "sequestration" of a large portion of federal budget dollars planned for 2013 spending.

TheDC Street View: Money, money, money

11:09 PM 09/17/2012

The Daily Caller wandered the National Mall asking Washingtonians and tourists what concerned them more: how Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney spends his own money, or how President Barack Obama spends theirs.