McConnell: White House Meeting an Opportunity to Reach Agreement on Preventing Tax Hikes

We’ve heard a lot of chatter here in Washington lately about the negotiations that are expected to take place on this looming tax hike in the weeks ahead — on how to prevent it. How about we start with this: the beginning and end of any negotiation shouldn’t be what’s good for any political party. It should be what’s good for the economy and for the American people. And if we leave the politics aside, if we look at the facts, the answer here is simple: no tax hikes on anybody — period