Voice of Vietnamese Americans celebrates the passing of "Fiscal Cliff" Bill by the House of Representatives on New Year Day at 08:00 pm, with 257/ 167 votes. Voice of Vietnamese Americans congratulates 85 Republican Congressmen and all of Democrats who voted YES for the bill, to lift the burden off our nation.
Happy New Year, America!
Source: The Washington Post news:
House passes ‘fiscal cliff’ bill
Earlier, in a closed-door meeting with Republican lawmakers, House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) and Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) had outlined options for handling the bill, including a proposal to satisfy conservatives by tacking on billions of dollars in new spending cuts.