6:15 a.m. E.T.
New York Times: “In Tax Fight, G.O.P. Seeks a Position to Fall Back On”
Washington Post: “Obama: ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Deal Must Include Higher Tax Rates for Top Earners”
Wall Street Journal: “GOP Deficit Plan Irks Conservatives”
Associated Press: “Analysis: Obama Could Risk Going Over Cliff”
Politico: “Democrats to Obamaland: Share Your Data”
The Hill: “After Five Year Odyssey, Eshoo’s Cancer Bill Nears the Finish Line”