President Obama is pushing Congress to delay those deep spending cuts that will hit the military and other domestic programs in less than a month.
This would be the second time Washington has "kicked the can" down the road to avoid the fiscal cliff.
The "sequester" was supposed to kick in Jan. 1 but the president and Congress reached a deal to avert the cuts until March 1. He now wants lawmakers to come up with another short-term measure.
"They should at least pass a smaller package of spending cuts and tax...