U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the Rodon Group, a manufacturer of toys in Hatfield, Pennsylvania, November 30, 2012. Obama pushed for congress to resolve the issue of U.S. debt and Bush-era tax cuts that are set to expire at the end of the year.
President Obama on Tuesday launched a public relations push for his bid to raise taxes on rich Americans.
The House on Wednesday approved a one-year extension of all the Bush-era tax cuts set to expire at the beginning of 2013.
President Barack Obama on Monday called on Congress to pass a one-year extension of Bush-era tax cuts for the middle class, but not wealthier Americans.