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Biden Announces Budget Proposal in Philly, Calls on Republicans to Release Their Own Plan

Lisa Ferdinando
Office of the Secretary of Defense Public Affairs

President Joe Biden announced his budget proposal Thursday afternoon at a union Hall in Northeast Philadelphia. WHYY's Tom MacDonald reports, the budget plan arrives while the House is in a high stakes political fight over extending the debt ceiling.

Read the full story here.

(Original air-date: 3/9/23)

WHYY reporter Tom MacDonald is a lifelong Philadelphia-area resident who has worked in the region since the mid-1980s. Tom started in commercial radio covering the MOVE standoff with police for WFIL-AM. He was also City Hall Bureau Chief, covering government and politics for more than a decade, for WWDB-FM.