Off to the House to die a painful death (assuming Senate Dems jump on board).
FLASH: Majority of Senate Republicans expected to support tentative “fiscal cliff” deal – senior Republican aide bit.ly/XpLNN3
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Reuters: Emerging “fiscal cliff” deal would raise tax rates for individuals with income above $400,000 a year and households above $450,000 a year, according to source familiar with matter. Deal would include permanent alternative minimum tax fix, extend unemployment benefits for a year, source says.
Senior Republican aide: Tentative “fiscal cliff” deal contains no new spending cuts bit.ly/XpLNN3
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