U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference in Washington

 
U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference in Washington
U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, December 7, 2010. Obama's fellow Democrats on Tuesday questioned whether they would support his deal to extend tax breaks for all Americans, though analysts predicted it ultimately will pass Congress. REUTERS/Jim Young (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)