Fiscal Cliff Negotiations Settle Back Into Standstill
By: NPR People: Robert Siegel and David Welna
December 20, 2012
Just days after a deal on the fiscal cliff seemed imminent, things appeared on the verge of falling apart. How did it happen? David Welna talks to Robert Siegel about how the internal politics of the House have complicated a deal to avert massive, automatic tax hikes and spending cuts.
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