Congress Goes Down To The Wire On Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

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The senior US Senator from the state of Maine, Olympia Snowe walks... News PhotoCongress,Economy,Finance,Fiscal Cliff,Government,Horizontal,Maine,Olympia Snowe,Outdoors,People,Politics,Senior Adult,Solution,USA,United States Senate,Walking,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPThe senior US Senator from the state of Maine, Olympia Snowe (L) walks the halls of the US Senate December 31, 2012 as members of congress meet on solving the impending fiscal cliff in Washington, DC. The US House of Representatives will not vote on December 31, 2012 on an 11th-hour proposal to prevent the country from tottering over the so-called 'fiscal cliff,' a senior Republican source told AFP. AFP PHOTO / Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)