Obama intervenes in deficit talks as positions stiffen

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jun 27, 2011 10:33 AM
Obama intervenes in deficit talks as positions stiffen
Washington (CNN) -- President Barack Obama will meet with Senate Democratic and Republican leaders on Monday to keep the negotiations going on a possible deficit reduction deal.

The session comes after talks led by Vice President Joe Biden concluded last week without an agreement and as congressional leaders hardened their positions, making a possible compromise more difficult.