6:44am

Sat December 22, 2012
Politics

So Far, No Christmas Miracle For Fiscal Cliff

Originally published on Sat December 22, 2012 10:16 am

A week that began with promising movement toward a deal on the so-called fiscal cliff ended with apparent backward progress. House Speaker John Boehner offered no evidence he had control of his unruly caucus, while President Obama avoided the topic entirely.