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GOP says white house is pushing for one-year extension of expanded jobless benefits plan, according to WSJ

Says:

- White House wants USD 1.6trl in tax increases up front as part of deal.
- White House wants to continue payroll tax credit or similar policy.
- White House wants permanent increase in the debt limit.
- White House wants at least USD 50bln in new spending to spur economy.

Print 22:00, 29 Nov 2012 - Asian News - Source: WSJ