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Tsongas, Tierney want balanced approach on budget

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BOSTON (AP) — Two Massachusetts Democrats say they supported a measure by U.S. House Republicans to increase the nation's borrowing authority for three months, but that's not enough. Rep. Niki Tsongas of Lowell says the short-term legislation passed Wednesday isn't creating certainty for businesses and the economy. Tsongas says she voted for it to prevent a first-ever default on U.S....