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Congress / Payroll Tax Cut #1017705

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 17, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Wyatt Andrews) The Congressional compromise deal that extends the payroll tax cut and renews unemployment benefits reviewed; details given about what each party gave up. [President OBAMA – says it is amazing what happens when Congress focuses on doing the right thing.] [Representative Fred UPTON††- says we need to offer relief to those in need.] [Representative Allen WEST††- comments on the “DC echo chamber” that says get it done even if it’s bad.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Andrews, Wyatt
Duration:
00:02:10

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