Democratic senators speak to reporters about extending the payroll tax cut. From left: Patty Murray of Washington, Richard Durbin of Illinois, Harry Reid of Nevada and Charles Schumer of New York.
Democratic senators speak to reporters about extending the payroll tax cut. From left: Patty Murray of Washington, Richard Durbin of Illinois, Harry Reid of Nevada and Charles Schumer of New York. AP Photo/Charles Dharapak
Democratic senators speak to reporters about extending the payroll tax cut. From left: Patty Murray of Washington, Richard Durbin of Illinois, Harry Reid of Nevada and Charles Schumer of New York. AP Photo/Charles Dharapak

Despite partisan divide, Congress likely to extend payroll tax cut

December 02, 2011 3:55 PM