Comments for: Supercommittee fails to agree on deficit-reduction plan

Posted Nov. 21, 2011, at 6:36 p.m.
Last modified Nov. 21, 2011, at 7:45 p.m.

WASHINGTON — Unable to break the partisan stalemate over taxes and Medicare, the deficit-reduction supercommittee came to a quiet end as the co-chairs issued a statement saying no deal could be reached by the panel’s deadline. “We have come to the conclusion today that it will not be possible to …

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