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Amanda Terkel

GOP Rejects Revenue Increases In Sequester Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to any sort of agreement on sequestration on Sunday, with the former insisting that any upc...

Jennifer Bendery

Fiscal Cliff Deal Reached: White House, Hill Leaders Agree To Delay Sequester By Two Months

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Three hours shy of the midnight deadline, the White House and congressional leaders reached a deal to avert the so-called fiscal cliff, ...

Ryan Grim

Boehner Gamble Could Hinge On Democratic Votes

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 12.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) scrambles to line up the 217 votes he needs to move his "Plan B" through the lower chamber, the o...

Amanda Terkel

Nancy Pelosi Predicts 'Democrats Will Stick With The President' On Fiscal Cliff Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is convinced her fellow Democrats will get behind the White House's latest "fiscal cliff" ...

Pelosi: Time Running Out For Fiscal Cliff Deal

AP | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says a deal must be reached "in the next couple of days or the very beginning of next week" to avoi...

Nancy Pelosi On Fiscal Cliff: 'Get It Done'

Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics

By ANDREW TAYLOR, The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Despite an intensifying pace, little progress is being reported in talks on averting automati...

Michael McAuliff

Fiscal Cliff: House Democrats Push Petition For Christmas Eve Tax Break

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democrats mounted a bid Tuesday to give nearly all taxpayers a Christmas Eve present by trying to force a Dec. 24 vote on a bill t...

Lawmakers Confident In Face Of Looming Crisis

Reuters | Posted 11.18.2012 | Politics

By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Leading U.S. lawmakers expressed confidence on Sunday that they could reach a deal to ...

Nancy Pelosi: No Fiscal Cliff Deal Without Higher Taxes On Rich

AP | Posted 11.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she's hopeful lawmakers can come to a deal to avoid a year-end "fiscal cliff" but any agreemen...