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Congressional Calendar December 6, 2010

Congress stayed in session until the last minute to pass outstanding legislation before Democrats lose seats this January.

Congress stayed in session until the last minute to pass outstanding legislation before Democrats lose seats this January.

With Saturday's symbolic tax cuts votes out of the way in the Senate, Congress returns Monday to work out a deal on the issue. Sources say Democrats and Republicans are slowly inching toward a solution that would involve a short-term extension of the so-called Bush tax cuts along with an extension of unemployment insurance benefits.

The House is off Monday, but the Senate returns for business at 2:00 p.m. ET.

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