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Congressional Leaders Hopeful As Fiscal Cliff Deadline Nears

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Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., receives a kiss from his grandson Wednesday in Great Falls, Mont. Tester won re-election in a tight contest with Republican Rep. Denny Rehberg. Michael Albans/AP hide caption

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Rubio On Compromise, Immigration And His 'Union Activist' Past

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Sen. Mitch McConnell doubts President Obama will adopt Republican views so the GOP must keep the president from being re-elected, he said.  Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo hide caption

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