Barack Obama Fiscal Cliff

Fiscal Cliff: John Boehner Proposes Debt Ceiling Lift for One Year
December 16th, 2012

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has offered to take the debt ceiling off the table for one year, marking a breakthrough in the speaker’s fiscal cliff negotiations with President Obama.

President Obama and Boehner Talk about ‘Fiscal Cliff’ by Phone
December 5th, 2012

President Obama and Speaker Boehner discuused possible solutions of the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’, but neither side offered any new compromises in public.

President Obama Firm on ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Amid Republican Disarray
December 4th, 2012

Republicans and Democrats held “fiscal cliff” negotiations on Wednesday, but neither compromises nor solutions were reached.