McConnell, Biden reach tentative deal on sequesterSubmitted by emalvini on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 22:32
McConnell, Biden reach tentative deal on sequester
Alexis Levinson | Political Reporter
December 31, 2012 | 7:12PM
WASHINGTON — “Fiscal cliff” negotiators spearheaded by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Vice President Joe Biden have reached a tentative agreement on the sequester, Republican senators said Monday evening.
Those senators said they were optimistic that the Senate would vote on the deal sometime this evening or early morning.