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Dec 05, 2012
US fiscal cliffhanger still hinges on taxes on 'fat cats'President Obama and the House Republicans have presented contrasting proposals to avert a fiscal cliff. But they can't seem to agree on the central issue: whether wealthy Americans should pay more taxes than they do now.
Nov 26, 2012
US 'Fiscal cliff' talks stalled but progress in the offingUS lawmakers have made little progress in the past 10 days toward a compromise to avoid the harsh tax increases and government spending cuts scheduled for January 1, a senior Democratic senator said on Sunday.
Nov 14, 2012
Rivals dig in as US 'fiscal cliff' drama debutsBoth sides in the US "fiscal cliff" debate stood their ground on Tuesday as they gathered in Washington for the first time since the elections, with a fundamental tax dispute preventing a broader compromise on deficit reduction.
Nov 09, 2012
Obama to make public statement on fiscal cliff todayIn his statement, Obama is expected to discuss the tax increases and spending cuts that are set to take effect in January, and will likely urge Congress to take action on both. He is unlikely to put forward a new plan.
Nov 08, 2012
Fiscal cliff issue top priority, says Joe BidenBiden called a number of top Congressional leaders to discuss with them the issues on hand and how to address them.