Congress Tries To Reach Budget Agreement As Midnight Deadline Approaches


Republican Senators John McCain of Arizona, Scott Brown of... News PhotoArizona,Budget,Capitol Building - Washington DC,Crisis,Debt,Fiscal Cliff,Government,Horizontal,John McCain,Kelly Ayotte,Leaving,Massachusetts,Meeting,New Hampshire,North America,Politics,Recession,Republican Party,Scott Brown - Politician,The Americas,The Media,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergRepublican Senators John McCain of Arizona, Scott Brown of Massachusetts, and Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire leave a meeting of Republican senators at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Dec. 31, 2012. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Republican of Texas, called the meeting to explain a fiscal cliff deal with the White House that the Senate is expected to vote on later tonight. Photographer: Jay Mallin/Bloomberg via Getty Images