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Stalling Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

D G Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 4:46 PM
Hey .... Mitch is no disgrace. Just because you paid into SS and Medicare does not mean you paid enough to cover lll of your benefits for your entire life.

UPDATE: Senator Harry Reid appeared on the floor of the Senate this evening announcing that there would be no vote tonight. He said that they will reconvene Monday morning at 11am. “There’s still significant distance between the two sides, but negotiations continue,” Reid said. “There’s still time left to reach an agreement, and we intend to continue negotiations.” With only one day left of the year, it is looking like a very slim chance the two sides can come together to reach a fiscal cliff deal.

UPDATE: Republicans have taken the CPI off the table in an effort to help negotiations....