Budget fight in D.C. going down to wire
Jockeying but no deal yet on sidestepping ‘fiscal cliff’
Posted: December 30, 2012 at 4:03 a.m.
Senate leaders and their aides began searching Saturday for a formula to extend tax cuts for most Americans that could win bipartisan support in the Senate and final approval in the divided House by the new year, hoping to prevent tax increases and budget cuts that could threaten the fragile economy.
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