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Analysis: Obama proposal irks both sides

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's call for Congress to slow the rise in Social Security benefits is causing consternation inside both political parties, an inauspicious start for a recommendation the White House says should foster a bipartisan deal to reduce deficits. "I made a promise to the people of Rhode Island that I would always oppose cuts to Social Security, and I'm going...