A family visits the U.S. Capitol in Washington

 
A family visits the U.S. Capitol in Washington
Macy Curtis, 11, and her grandparents Sam and Andrea Perrone, all of Snellville, Georgia, visit the U.S. Capitol in Washington, December 29, 2012. President Barack Obama and U.S. congressional leaders agreed on Friday to make a final effort to prevent the United States from going over the "fiscal cliff," setting off intense bargaining over Americans' tax rates as a New Year's Eve deadline looms. REUTERS/Mary Calvert