THE LEGISLATION -
Following a day of tumultuous House Republican caucus deliberations, at 11:00 pm, the House passed The American Tax Relief Act of 2012, a cliffhanger deal negotiated by Vice President Biden and Senate...more
ZEROING IN ON A DEAL
- Vice President Biden and Senate Republican Leader McConnell are close to reaching a deal to avert the fiscal cliff. Discussions between the two began late yesterday afternoon and have...more
RECENT DEVELOPMENTS -
- The President and Congressional leaders met Friday at the White House at 3:00 pm in an attempt to strike a last-minute deal.
- Today’s meeting, which lasted about an hour, was attended...more