Daily Archive: November 27, 2012

    obama with family

    Obama Stands Firm As Fiscal Cliff Looms

    (AP) — Talk of compromise on a broad budget deal greeted returning lawmakers Monday, but agreement still seemed distant as the White House and congressional Republicans ceded little ground on a key sticking point: whether to raise revenue through higher tax rates or by limiting tax breaks and deductions. House Speaker John Boehner,…