The latest news on fiscal policy
Survey finds Americans pessimistic about Obama reducing deficit in his second term.
A drop in stock prices, already underway, could intensify as the fiscal-cliff draws nearer.
Obama takes questions from reporters for first time since re-election.
President Obama turns outside Congress to build support for deficit deal.
President will meet with leaders from Big Labor, Big Business, and Congress ahead of fiscal cliff talks.
Business leaders make it clear their priority is avoiding the fiscal cliff, not necessarily higher taxes.
There are at least nine separate tax hikes scheduled to hit in 2013.
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is peering over the "fiscal cliff" and feeling vertigo.
The Americans for Tax Reform president believes Boehner will keep no-new-taxes pledge.
The Urban League sent a letter urging President Obama, congressional leaders to take action.