House Balks at Endorsing Fiscal Cliff DealRepublicans angry that fiscal cliff deal raises taxes on the rich but does nothing to cut social programs that swell the deficit.
Cliff Deal Passes Senate OvernightA deal to patch up the US's fiscal crisis will be taken up by lawmakers in the Republican-controlled House after passing in the Senate.
U.S.: Deal Reached to Avert 'Fiscal Cliff'The White House and top Republicans have struck a deal to avert huge New Year tax hikes and spending cuts known as the "fiscal cliff".
U.S. to Miss Fiscal Cliff DeadlineU.S. lawmakers miss their deadline to avoid the fiscal cliff come close a deal to ease the worst impact of the crisis.
Obama: Fiscal Cliff Deal In SightThere are still issues left to resolve, but we're hopeful that Congress can get it done," Obama said hours before the deadline.
Last Minute Fiscal Cliff Talks StallSenate Republican minority leader Mitch McConnell warns that solution to avoid "fiscal cliff" is still far from being reached.
Obama Blames Republicans for Fiscal Cliff CrisisThe US President blamed the fiscal cliff crisis on the Republicans for their refusal to raise taxes on the rich.
Obama Cuts Holiday Short to Deal with EconomyDespite weeks of negotiations, Obama has yet to reach a budget deal with congressional Republicans to slash the deficit.
Democrats and Republicans Trade BlameWith just over a week to go before automatic and massive spending cuts and tax increases are due to kick in, lawmakers can't reach agreement