President Barack Obama already has scheduled a White House event on Tuesday with some whose benefits expired at the end of December."Instead of punishing families who can least afford it, Republicans should make it their New Year's resolution to do the right thing and restore this vital economic security for their constituents right now," Obama said Saturday in his weekly radio and Internet address.
Election-year politics shape congressional agenda
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