Government Spending and the Failing Economy

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A $789 billion stimulus package is likely to pass the House and the Senate. We look at what's in the bill and what's not. Did Republicans force enough compromises to tarnish a victory for President Obama? Also, special envoy Richard Holbrooke arrives in Kabul as security in the capital worsens, and on this 200th birthday of Abraham Lincoln, President Obama talked about the predecessor he admires most.

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