Congress Tries To Reach Budget Agreement As Midnight Deadline Approaches

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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks in the South Court Auditorium of... News PhotoBarack Obama,Budget,Debt,Eisenhower Executive Office Building,Fiscal Cliff,Government,Horizontal,International Landmark,North America,Politics,Talking,The Americas,The Media,US President,USA,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergU.S. President Barack Obama speaks in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Building next to the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. Obama, backed by a group of of people described by the White House as 'middle class Americans,' said an agreement on the so-called fiscal cliff is 'within sight,' but 'it's not done.' Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images