WFPL to Carry Special NPR Coverage of ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Talks

WFPL will have NPR’s live coverage beginning at 3 p.m. Friday of discussions between President Obama and congressional leaders on the impending “fiscal cliff” — the automatic tax increases and spending cuts set to go into effect next week.

Obama is meeting at 3 p.m. with  Sens. Mitch McConnell and Harry Reid, the Senate minority and majority leaders, respectively, and House Speaker John Boehner and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.

Brian Naylor will host NPR’s special coverage.

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Joseph Lord

Joseph Lord is the online managing editor for WFPL.