Lame-duck Congress: What are the issues?

Published: Nov 15 2012 10:17:04 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 15 2012 10:16:54 AM EST

The lame-duck Congress faces a long list of problems to solve by the end of the year.

House Speaker John Boehner, closeup
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House Speaker John Boehner and other Republicans have long opposed raising taxes, but recent statements by Boehner and others may mean some movement is possible.

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