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Lawmakers poised for last-chance negotiations on 'fiscal cliff'

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Congress on Monday will make a last-ditch effort to dodge the cascade of tax hikes and spending cuts set to go into effect Jan. 1 after negotiations to avoid the "fiscal cliff" on Sunday collapsed. White House and congressional staff members were expected to work through Sunday night to craft a compromise proposal, with much of the negotiating taking place between Vice President Biden and...