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  • Distrust in Congress Complicates 'Cliff' Talks Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 6:57 AM ET

    President Barack Obama and his Republican opponents in Congress enter a crucial week in the "fiscal cliff" impasse with more than just differences over taxes to bridge.

  • No Word on a Deal In Washington Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 6:38 AM ET
    No Word on a Deal In Washington

    President Obama is preparing to speak in Detroit today on the U.S. economy, and there is no word of any progress on a deal to avert the fiscal cliff. CNBC's John Harwood offers insight.

  • Protesters Surged Egypt's Presidential Palace Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 7:17 PM ET
    Protesters Surged Egypt's Presidential Palace

    NBC's Ayman Moheldeen reports the latest from Egypt where thousands of protesters surged around the presidential palace; and Michael Rubin, Former Pentagon Adviser on Iran & Iraq, provides perspective.

  • Boehner: No Counter Offer to Our Serious Proposal Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 7:07 PM ET
    Boehner: No Counter Offer to Our Serious Proposal

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest on the fiscal cliff negotiations; and Kerry Picket, Washington Times; WABC Radio Talk show host Mark Simone; and Democratic Strategist Jimmy Williams; discuss the division between the parties on a solution to avert the cliff.

  • Boehner: No 'Fiscal Cliff' Progress Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 1:01 PM ET
    Boehner: No 'Fiscal Cliff' Progress

    CNBC's John Harwood has the latest details on talks in Washington on the "fiscal cliff" with just 24 days to go.

  • Boehner: Obama Walking Economy to Edge of 'Cliff' Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 12:16 PM ET
    Speaker of the House John Boehner

    House Speaker John Boehner said President Barack Obama is "slow-walking" the economy to the edge of the "fiscal cliff."

  • Why Art Cashin Hasn't Given Up on 'Cliff' Deal Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 11:40 AM ET
    90 Seconds with Art Cashin: Boehner Says 'No Progress to Report'

    In his daily video clip, Art Cashin of UBS tells Bob Pisani why he thinks a "fiscal cliff" deal is still possible, even after Speaker Boehner said he had "no progress to report."

  • Boehner: White House ‘Wasted Another Week’ Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 11:00 AM ET
    Followed by reporters, Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) (L) walks to the House chamber to speak on the pending 'fiscal cliff' negotiations December 11, 2012 in Washington, DC.

    House Speaker John Boehner tells reporters there is "no progress to report" on the "fiscal cliff."

  • Conservative GOP Pushback? Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 7:31 PM ET
    Conservative GOP Pushback?

    Speaker Boehner issued a warning for House Republicans today that the leadership is watching how they vote. Robert Costa, National Review, offers insight.

  • Washington's War on Capital Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 7:24 PM ET
    Washington's War on Capital

    Art Laffer of Laffer Investments discusses President Obama's proposed tax hikes. "If you tax rich people, and give the money to poor people, you're going to get lots and lots of poor people, and very few rich people" he says.

  • Syria Preparing Chemical Weapons Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 7:00 PM ET
    Syria Preparing Chemical Weapons

    NBC's Jim Miklaszewski reports U.S. officials say the Syria military is poised to use chemical weapons against their own people, but Syria President Bashar al-Asaad has not given the order yet; and discussing the fiscal cliff negotiations in Washington, with CNBC's Eamon Javers; Scott Rasmussen, Rasmussen Reports founder & president; and Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA).

  • Timothy Geithner

    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner told CNBC Wednesday that Republicans are "making a little bit of progress" but said the Obama administration was "absolutely" ready to go over the "fiscal cliff" tax rates on the wealthy don't rise.

  • Geithner: No Deal Without Higher Rates on Rich Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 4:08 PM ET
    Geithner: Raising Rates on the Rich

    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner describes the administration's position regarding raising taxes on the wealthy, and says the President is completely prepared to go over the 'Fiscal Cliff' unless Republicans go along.

  • Geithner to CNBC: 'Little Bit of Progress' Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 4:06 PM ET
    Geithner to CNBC: 'Little Bit of Progress' on 'Cliff'

    In an exclusive interview on CNBC, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner assesses the current state of the "fiscal cliff" negotiations in Washington.

  • Washington's War of Words Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 7:00 PM ET
    Washington's War of Words

    The White House and GOP have both released plans for the fiscal cliff, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Karen Finney, Columnist for The Hill; David Webb, TeaParty365; and Guy Benson,

  • House GOP's Fiscal Cliff Counter-Offer Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 9:51 AM ET
    House GOP's Fiscal Cliff Counter-Offer

    House Republican leaders are making a counter-offer in the fiscal cliff talks, with Rep. Kevin McCarthy, Republican House Majority Whip from California.

  • Republicans Reject Tax Hike in 'Fiscal Cliff' Offer Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 10:17 PM ET
    Five Players Who Can Drive Us Over the ‘Fiscal Cliff’

    Republicans proposed steep spending cuts on Monday but gave no ground on President Barack Obama's call to raise taxes on the wealthiest in their first formal proposal to avert a "fiscal cliff" that could push the U.S. economy into recession.

  • GOP Counter-Offer On the Table Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 7:00 PM ET
    GOP Counter-Offer On the Table

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on Boehner and other Republicans' plan to avoid the fiscal cliff; and Steve Elmendorf, Former Kerry Deputy Campaign Manager; and James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Douglas Holtz-Eakin, American Action Forum, discuss.

  • Bowles: Boehner's Letter Does Not Represent Simpson-Bowles Plan

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Erskine Bowles has responded to Speaker John Boehner's counter-offer today.

  • GOP 'Cliff' Plan Cuts Medicare, Social Security Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 5:29 PM ET
    Speaker of the House John Boehner and President Barack Obama in 2012.

    Republicans negotiating with President Obama on avoiding the "fiscal cliff" proposed cuts to Medicare and Social Security but no tax increase for the wealthy.