Says he will not approve any deal without higher taxes on 250k or higher earners. Repubs say they wont raise taxes on anyone.
If this thing is not fixed. Taxes raise. Social security amounts taken out the check raises. And many other things will be effected: headstart,foodstamps. Going over the fiscal cliff has the potential to put us in a horrible recession.
Agreement and compromise. I don't know why this is so hard for them.