SEARCH BLOG: OBAMA and FISCAL CLIFF.
From the AP via Yahoo:
Obama pressing business and labor on fiscal cliff
Obama lobbying business and labor groups ahead of fiscal cliff talks with Congress
White House press secretary Jay Carney said the president would bring to the table a proposal for $1.6 trillion in new taxes on business and the wealthy when he begins discussions with congressional Republicans, a figure that Obama outlined in his most recent budget plan. The targeted revenue is twice the amount Obama discussed with Republican leaders during debt talks during the summer of 2011.In response to this proposal, here are various viewpoints: