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4 days left to avoid massive budget cuts

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (CBS) - Congress gets back to work today after spending the past week on vacation.

Now that they're back, they have just four days to find a deal to avoid the massive budget cuts known as the sequester. But the finger pointing between the two sides has many people believing they won't get a deal in time.

Democrats want more taxes to pay down the nation's debt while Republicans say they want a different set of spending cuts with no tax increases.

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