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Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 12/20/2011

Payroll tax cut debate in the House (Live video, tweets)

The House of Representatives voted Tuesday afternoon to send the Senate-passed bill that would extend the federal payroll tax holiday by two months to conference committee.

Read more: House Republicans defeat two-month payroll tax cut, leaving uncertainty in its wake

Watch live video of the debate following the vote on the House floor and get updates from Washington Post reporters Felicia Sonmez and Rosalind Helderman after the jump.

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