Lacking Support, Boehner Cancels "Plan B" Vote

By Caitlin Huey-Burns - December 21, 2012

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After a day of futile arm-twisting, an expected House vote on Speaker John Boehner’s backup plan to avert the fiscal cliff was called off Thursday night. The Republican leader was unable to drum up enough support to pass the measure, which calls for extending current tax rates on income under $1 million. Boehner and his leadership team said earlier in the day that they would have the...

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