Obama Summons Congress Leaders as Budget Deadline Approaches


Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky,... NachrichtenfotoAbschied,Amerikanische Kontinente und Regionen,Barack Obama,Budget,Finanzen,Fiskalklippe,Horizontal,Kentucky,Medienwelt,Mitch McConnell,Nordamerika,Offizielles Treffen,Politik,Präsident der USA,Regierung,Republikanische Partei,Schulden,US-Senat,USA,Wahrzeichen,Washington DC,Weißes HausPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergSenate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, left, leaves after a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. Obama is seeking an up-or-down vote on his proposal to extend tax cuts for annual income up to $250,000, absent a counteroffer from congressional leaders, an official familiar with today's budget talks said. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images