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An independent's view

So much of the commentary these days is highly charged -- liberal extreme or conservative extreme -- that it's nice to read a middle of the road view.

An independent's view is a new column we'll run occasionally by Stephen Hambric, an independent voter who volunteered to write.

Given that we have a strong percentage of independents in Centre County -- 15 percent or above -- his column may speak for quite a few readers.

Here's today's look at the federal budget.