fiscal cliff http://wwno.org en Louisiana Delegation Split on Fiscal Cliff Vote http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-delegation-split-fiscal-cliff-vote <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Louisiana's delegation was divided as Congress agreed to a compromise to avert the so-called "fiscal cliff" of middle-class tax increases and spending cuts.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">While Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu and Republican Sen. David Vitter supported the legislation, most of the state's U.S. House delegation opposed it.</p> Wed, 02 Jan 2013 19:06:08 +0000 The Associated Press 26165 at http://wwno.org LISTEN LIVE: Fiscal Cliff Special Coverage http://wwno.org/post/listen-live-fiscal-cliff-special-coverage <p><a href="http://npr.ic.llnwd.net/stream/npr_live24?ext=.mp3" style="color: rgb(0, 102, 204); outline: none; font-family: monospace; line-height: 14px;" target="_blank">http://npr.ic.llnwd.net/stream/npr_live24?ext=.mp3</a></p><p><span style="font-family: monospace; line-height: 14px;">Listen to live special coverage from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. of talks between President Obama and congressional leaders regarding impending automatic spending cuts and tax increases.</span></p> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 19:55:00 +0000 Jason Saul 25884 at http://wwno.org