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House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., holds up a copy of his budget on Capitol Hill. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats on a key House panel squared off Wednesday over a controversial GOP budget plan to sharply cut federal health care spending and safety-net programs like food stamps as the chief means to wrestle trillion-dollar-plus deficits under control.

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