Negotiators Seek U.S. Budget Deal With Deadline Two Days Off


Senator Kent Conrad, a Democrat from North Dakota, speaks to members... News PhotoBudget,Capitol Building - Washington DC,Debt,Democratic Party - USA,Fiscal Cliff,Following,Government,Horizontal,Kent Conrad,Meeting,North America,North Dakota,People,Political Party,Political Rally,Politics,Senator,Talking,The Americas,The Media,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergSenator Kent Conrad, a Democrat from North Dakota, speaks to members of the media following a party caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid rejected the latest Republican offer to resolve the U.S. fiscal crisis as Minority Leader Mitch McConnell reached out to Vice President Joe Biden in an effort to break the impasse. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images