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White House meeting a last stab at a fiscal deal

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama was preparing to present a limited fiscal proposal to congressional leaders at a White House meeting Friday, a make-or-break moment for negotiations to avoid across-the-board tax increases and deep spending cuts at the first of the year. Lawmakers and White House officials held out a slim hope for a deal before the new year, but it remained unclear...

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