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Economy: Fiscal Cliff #1039587

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 21, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(White House: Major Garrett) The lack of a deal to avert the fiscal cliff and the Christmas break for Congress featured; details given about President Obama’s scaled-down plan; photos shown of Obama with Senator Harry Reid and Speaker of the House John Boehner. [OBAMA – says we move forward together or we don’t move forward at all.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Nancy Cordes) Boehner's failed effort to force his “Plan B” proposal through the House featured. [BOEHNER – says the country has big spending problems.] [Representative John FLEMING††- opposes raising taxes on any American.]

Pelley, Scott;
Garrett, Major;
Cordes, Nancy

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