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Reid Calls For Tax Cuts In Stimulus Package

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is laying out his demands for the economic stimulus package that will be the first order of business when the new Congress convenes in January.

Reid, up for reelection in 2010, says cutting taxes for the middle class, stabilizing home foreclosures, investing in infrastructure and providing aid to ailing state governments are "of particular importance to the people of Nevada."

His letter to Obama's incoming budget chief, Peter Orszag, is after the jump.

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