President Bush encouraged Congress to pass the economic stimulus package he agreed to with House leaders without adding extra provisions.

“I strongly believe it would be a mistake to delay or derail this bill,” he said, adding, “I understand the desire to add provisions from both the right and the left,” according to the Associated Press.

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