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Breaking news and -- flash across the -- -- -- from -- Washington.
Congress has plans to leave for the week without taking action to avert the fiscal cliff before the election.
But right now members of the Senate Finance Committee are meeting to gather facts about what will happen when we do.
Drive all the with a cleft Rick Jackson joins us now from inside about her more hey rich.
-- -- in major power players meeting including the Federal Reserve Chairman he'll be there eventually also the head of the Congressional Budget Office.
The joint committee on taxation the folks that basically it's who's job it is to tell congress what their laws due to the US economy the US fiscal books this is.
Headed by the Senate Finance Committee chairman Max Baucus where at that meeting right outside caught up with the chairman hears me tell us.
And it all I can -- -- get members of congress and -- gave the finance committee so don't talk to each other.
Ask each other questions asked him mr.
number of questions and we're on the the term Bernanke's balloons -- -- So that we can begin.
To put together.
Solution to the fiscal cliff.
One Republican in close today says he figures this is just all -- show they're not gonna figure this one out -- after the elections.
Back to you all right but still couldn't reporting not by you Richard Schatz and right on top of that breaking that is out.