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President Bush on Friday proposed a temporary, broad-based tax relief package aimed at spurring the nation's slowing economy.

During remarks at the White House, Bush, flanked by economic advisers, said the nation's economy is at risk for a downturn and Congress must act to head off trouble.

"This growth package must be big enough to make a difference in an economy as large and dynamic as ours," Bush said. Read full article »

CNN's Deirdre Walsh contributed to this report.

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