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Talks to deal with ‘fiscal cliff’ advance

President Barack Obama has agreed to curtail future cost-of-living increases for recipients of Social Security and softened his demand for higher taxes at upper income levels as part of accelerating negotiations with House Speaker John Boehner to avoid a “fiscal cliff,” people familiar with the talks said Monday.

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  • Headline: Talks to deal with ‘fiscal cliff’ advance
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 1 on 12/18/2012
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