GOP: Offsetting cuts must cover payroll tax relief (AP) – 1670th Edition

1 12 2011

House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, flanked by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., left, and Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, center, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011, following a closed-door meeting. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)AP – Republican congressional leaders stressed a willingness Wednesday to extend a Social Security payroll tax cut due to expire Dec. 31, setting up a year-end clash with Democrats over how to pay for a provision at the heart of President Barack Obama’s jobs program.

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