John Boehner Fiscal Cliff

President Obama: ‘Modestly Optimistic’ Fiscal Cliff Deal Can be Reached
December 28th, 2012

President Barack Obama held out hope for a last-minute agreement to avoid the “fiscal cliff” of tax increases and spending cuts after a meeting with congressional leaders, scolding Congress for leaving the problem unresolved until the eleventh hour.

The White House Urges Republicans Not to block ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Deal
December 26th, 2012

The White House on Wednesday urged congressional Republicans not to stand in the way of a resolution in the U.S. Congress.

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.

Obama and Boehner Hold ‘Frank’ Meeting Amid ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Frustration
December 14th, 2012

President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner met on Thursday to discuss one more time impending tax hikes and spending cuts, nut nothing significant was offered.

‘Fiscal Cliff’ Talks Will Likely Target Medicare, Social Security, Programs for the Poor
November 12th, 2012

U.S.lawmakers will get round the table on Friday in order to tackle the ‘fiscal cliff.’