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Obama, civil rights heads to discuss fiscal cliff

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is meeting with 13 heads of civil rights organizations and other advocacy groups to seek input on negotiations with Congress to avert automatic tax increases and deep spending cuts on Jan. 1. Among those who will join Obama and Vice President Joe Biden Friday at the White House are the NAACP's Ben Jealous, Barry Rand of AARP, civil rights activist Al...