fiscal cliff

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:This Week In Politics

Another look at the political week that was… ●      Happy New Year and a huge…

About That Fiscal Cliff…Now What?

At 12:01 AM on January 1, 2013, we went over the fiscal cliff.  After the…

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., left, with Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio

House Passes Fiscal Cliff Deal

The House of Representatives late Tuesday easily approved emergency bipartisan legislation sparing all but a…

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:This Week In Politics

A look at the political week that was… ●      Another week of stalled negotiations over the so-called…

Lawmakers Worry ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Deal Elusive

With anxiety rising as the country lurches towards a "fiscal cliff," lawmakers are increasingly skeptical…

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:This Week in Politics

A look at the political week there was… ●      After another week of failed negotiations,…

Obama Makes New Fiscal Cliff Offer to Boehner

With time running out to avoid the "fiscal cliff," President Barack Obama made a fresh…

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:This Week in Politics

A look at the political week that was: ● Grover Norquist continues his slide into…

Newark Mayor Cory Booker

POLITICS AS (UN)USUAL:This Week in Politics

A look at the political week that was… The Tea Party’s favorite Senator Jim DeMint…

President Barack Obama

Obama Firm on “Fiscal Cliff”

President Barack Obama held his ground on the "fiscal cliff" on Tuesday, insisting on higher tax ratesfor…