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12/23/11 or #40dollars

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

With the holidays in full swing and the countdown clock ticking away, President Obama continued to press for the extension of the payroll tax cut for 160 million working Americans and unemployment insurance benefits for those looking for work. The President urged House Republicans to put aside their political games and pass a bill that garnered overwhelming, bipartisan support in the US Senate.

Watch West Wing Week here.