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BREAKING: House completes passage of bill renewing payroll tax cuts, jobless benefits

Happy freakin’ Holidays, y’all - The US House did something for the people. From MSNBC:

The House is expected to clear the measure shortly, capping a swift retreat by House Republicans. Their move to force a holiday season confrontation with Obama and Senate Democrats had threatened to hit 160 million workers with a tax increase on Jan. 1, and it backfired badly.

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