White House: No ‘Deal’ Will Take Shape Until GOP Agrees To Higher Tax Rates | Talking Points Memo

Major progressive activists organizations, along with liberal members of Congress, are concerned that the White House will cut a bad year-end budget deal with House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), including, perhaps, agreeing to raise the eligibility age for Medicare, and are pressing Democrats to reject any deal that cedes anything of such magnitude to Boehner at this time.

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