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Negotiations for year-long payroll tax cut extension to continue Fri. – with parties $90 billion apart.

BUT: House, senate leaders reluctantly mulling back up $40 billion, 2-month continuation.

Reid: “We’ll only do that if what we’re working on doesn’t work out.”

Earlier: Congress agrees to tentative $1T deal averting gov. shutdown.

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