The year-end tax compromise Congress recently passed, and the president’s motivations for entering into it, provide insights into what may lie ahead when Congress reconvenes in January.

First, the terms of the compromise (H.R. 4853):
    • The Bush tax cuts are extended for all income levels through year-end 2012. As a result,  

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