Obama Summons Congress Leaders as Budget Deadline Approaches


Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky,... Photo d'actualitéAmérique du Nord,Barack Obama,Budget,Continent américain,Endettement,Finance,Gouvernement,Haut-lieu touristique international,Horizontal,Kentucky,La Maison Blanche,Mitch McConnell,Mur budgétaire,Média,Parti républicain,Partir,Politique,Président des États-Unis,Réunion,Sénat des États-Unis,Washington DC,États-UnisPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergSenate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, left, leaves after a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. Obama is seeking an up-or-down vote on his proposal to extend tax cuts for annual income up to $250,000, absent a counteroffer from congressional leaders, an official familiar with today's budget talks said. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images