Obama: Two-month tax cut only option
Published 12/21/2011, Worthington Daily Globe
Boehner remains insistent on a full-year extension
WASHINGTON (AP) — Careening toward a politically toxic tax hike, President Barack Obama implored House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday to get behind a two-month stopgap until a longer deal could be struck early next year, calling it the only real way out of a mess that is threatening the paychecks of 160 million workers and isolating House Republicans.
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