Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi on Republican Payroll Tax Cut Proposal -

"Democrats have always demanded that we extend the payroll tax cut for 160 million Americans without paying for it. The Republican plan to decouple the payroll tax jeopardizes both the ability of seniors to see their Medicare doctors and benefits for millions of Americans who lost their jobs. There is no reason all three of these priorities cannot proceed at the same time as both the House and Senate agreed.”