Today is the day that Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell are supposed to be negotiating a deal on the Fiscal Cliff.
Two of the top reporters covering the Fiscal Cliff, John Harwood of CNBC and Ben White Of Politico, have ominous tweets on this weekend’s negotiations so far.
Uh-oh…asked how deal negotiations are coming along today, Senate Dem aide says: “Not”
— John Harwood (@JohnJHarwood) December 29, 2012
McConnell-Reid staff talks going great if by great you mean really terrible/non-existent
— Ben White (@morningmoneyben) December 29, 2012