President Barack Obama plans a private lunch tomorrow with his election opponent Mitt Romney, amid a face-off with congressional Republicans over taxes and spending and how to cut the deficit.

The White House announced the meeting today as Obama mounts a campaign-style push to break Republican resistance to Obama’s proposal, which would extend reduced rates for most taxpayers while letting them rise for top earners.

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