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Fairfax County tentatively OKs budget, tax increase

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Fairfax County supervisors on Tuesday gave preliminary approval to a $6.7 billion budget that raises real estate taxes on the average household by about $80 and increases spending by $175 million over this year.After weeks of public hearings on the proposed spending plan, board members approved a number of amendments, including $3.3 million for affordable-housing initiatives, and $1.36 million...