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Bush to Unveil Stimulus Plan as 108th Congress Convenes

President Bush plans to unveil an economic stimulus plan this week. Republicans say the plan will help revive a sluggish economy. Democrats say only the rich will benefit. The plan will be one of many issues on Congress' agenda as it convenes with new leadership. Hear NPR's Don Gonyea and Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA).

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You're most likely to find NPR's Don Gonyea on the road, in some battleground state looking for voters to sit with him at the local lunch spot, the VFW or union hall, at a campaign rally, or at their kitchen tables to tell him what's on their minds. Through countless such conversations over the course of the year, he gets a ground-level view of American elections. Gonyea is NPR's National Political Correspondent, a position he has held since 2010. His reports can be heard on all NPR News programs and at NPR.org. To hear his sound-rich stories is akin to riding in the passenger seat of his rental car, traveling through Iowa or South Carolina or Michigan or wherever, right along with him.

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