Senate Democrats

Video: Democrats Preview the Week Ahead in Congress

Senate Democratic leaders have invited President Obama and Vice President Biden to Capitol Hill next week to move deficit-reduction talks forward. Progress will depend on Republicans’ willingness to end tax breaks for the wealthy.

“The main obstacle to finding common ground is Republicans’ stubborn insistence on protecting taxpayer-funded giveaways to corporations and individuals who don’t need the giveaways,” said Senator Reid. Watch the clip below for more details.