Mr. Obama is most eager to eliminate what he calls "costly tax cuts for oil companies."
McCain criticized Democratic contenders for offering what he called costly universal health care proposals that require too much government regulation.
McCain criticized Democratic contenders for offering what he called costly universal health-care proposals that require too much government regulation.
Congressional Republicans staged a show of unity against what they describe as costly and dangerous government intervention in US health care, marching into the House chamber for a closed-door strategy session.
The president's Republican foes in Congress, meanwhile, made a show of united opposition to the legislation, Obama's top domestic goal, and vowed to make every effort to derail what they called a costly and dangerous proposal.
Coburn and other Republicans have long tried to strip out federal funds that Murtha earmarked for the center, which they call a costly boondoggle.
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