Articles Tagged with fiscal cliff negotiations

White House And Senate Reach Deal On ‘Fiscal Cliff’

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Three hours shy of midnight, the President and Congress were able to put the framework together for a deal that averts the “fiscal cliff.” According to the Huffington Post, the deal calls for tax rates to rise on all Americans making more than $450,000 per year, a $200,000 threshold higher than the President wanted, an… Read more »

Americans Fed Up With Fed Over Fiscal Cliff

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It can be somewhat difficult to gauge where the American people are at regarding the looming threat of the fiscal cliff. Though most Americans seem to have President Obama’s back while a precious few will hold Democrats in Congress responsible for failed negotiations, it’s safe to say that the one thing we have in common… Read more »