WASHINGTON - Outgoing Virginia Gov. Douglas Wilder yesterday submitted a two-year state budget to the General Assembly that he said would fund rapidly expanding programs in health care, education, and public safety without any general tax increases.

Wilder's budget will become the official responsibility of Republican Gov.-elect George Allen when he takes office on Jan. 15. Allen has pledged not to raise taxes and to take a hard look at state programs.

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