As Democrats and Republicans struggle over how to balance the federal budget, Republicans have drawn a line in the sand.
President Obama is giving Congress a “to do” list.
He’s asking lawmakers to help him lower interest rates on mortgages for millions of homeowners.
And he wants to entice U-S companies with holdings overseas to invest that money here at home by ending some tax breaks they enjoy.
The president is urging Congress to pass these and three other components of the Jobs Act he introduced earlier in the year.