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PBS NewsHour | Obama, Senate Democrats Balk at House GOP's Version of Payroll Tax Extension | PBS

Duration: 03:04
Program: PBS NewsHour #10218
Broadcast Date: Dec. 13, 2011

The Republican-led House passed legislation Tuesday to continue a payroll tax cut extension that affects 160 million workers, but Democrats balked at a separate provision that would force federal approval of the hotly debated Keystone oil pipeline to run from Canada to Texas. Jeffrey Brown reports.



Post Date: December 13, 2011