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Pelosi warning, 19 days to the fiscal cliff: Do not raise Medicare age

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Fiscal Cliff Notes for Dec. 12, 2012
19 days to the fiscal cliff


Good morning, welcome to the 12-12-12 edition where there is still no deal to avoid the Dec. 31 fiscal cliff. Yet I see a bit of optimism as both sides are talking and throwing in--and--out proposals to raise revenues.

Below, Chief Deputy Whip Rep. Peter Roskam (R-Ill.) on The Kudlow Report to discuss the looming fiscal cliff crisis. President Barack Obama's world view, said Roskam, "has been created in the state of Illinois, which is a fiscal basket-case today." (1:56 in on the tape)