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Fiscal Cliff Plan

Still Here and Waiting

Lance Simmens | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics
Lance Simmens

So today is judgment day, and the Speaker of the House probably wishes that the Mayans prognostications proved true, but we are still here and the real judgment day has come for Boehner and the Republican Party.

Obama To Make Personal Pitch On Fiscal Cliff Plan

Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

By JIM KUHNHENN, The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is showcasing a northern Virginia family to highlight his call for exten...

Despite Bluster, Some Agreement Found In Fiscal Cliff Deal

Posted 02.04.2013 | Politics

By JIM KUHNHENN AND ANDREW TAYLOR, The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Bluster and hot rhetoric aside, the White House and House Republicans have id...

Republicans Revive Ideas From Past Failure

Posted 02.03.2013 | Politics

By ANDREW TAYLOR, The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Republicans are proposing a "fiscal cliff" plan that revives ideas from failed budget talks wi...

Liberal Group Pressures Obama, Lays Out New Plan

Reuters | Posted 02.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - A think tank with ties to the Obama administration laid out a deficit-reduction proposal on Tuesday, urging the presid...

McConnell Laughs In Face Of Obama Plan

Posted 11.30.2012 | Politics

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner presented President Barack Obama's opening offer on a fiscal cliff deal to Republicans on Thursday, reportedly eli...