Lawmakers get tentative deal on payroll tax, jobless benefits
Feb 14, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Reuters
U.S. lawmakers reached a tentative deal on Tuesday on legislation aimed at boosting the economy by extending a payroll tax cut for 160 million workers through this year and continuing long-term jobless benefits, congressional aides said.
If our fearless leaders would stop coupling laws together they might have a chance of passing them. But then that wouldn't be politics as usual would it?
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