WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 21: U.S. Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) (2nd L) and Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) (L) leave after a meeting with a small group of members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 21: U.S. Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) (2nd L) and Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) (L) leave after a meeting with a small group of members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction at Sen. John Kerry's (D-MA) office November 21, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. It's been reported that the committee has failed to come up with a plan to cut at least $1.2 trillion of the federal deficit over the next ten years. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) less 
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