Mitch Mcconnell 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.

Fiscal Cliff Talks: President Obama to Meet with Congressional Leaders Friday
December 27th, 2012

President Barack Obama and congressional leaders are to meet on Friday for the first time since November to reach an agreement on the so-called fiscal cliff.

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.