Nov 12, 2012 It depends on the definition of wealthy. But however wealth is measured, increasing their taxes won't solve the whole budget problem.
Nov 12, 2012 If your personal debt were represented topographically, how big would it be?
May 6, 2015 The markets have calmed from their post-election downturn. Businesses are now shifting their attention to the fiscal cliff negotiations that will decide the fate of the U.S. economy.
Nov 12, 2012 CEO Mohamed El-Erian shares his concerns about the impending fiscal cliff negotiations and dire economic consequences of gridlock.
Jan 7, 2013 Felix Salmon of Reuters and Catherine Rampell from the New York Times discuss the big topic of the day -- the fiscal cliff. Hard to avoid.
Nov 9, 2012 The automatic income-tax increases and budget cuts scheduled for year's end don't all take effect immediately, so why call it a "fiscal cliff"? Because it gets attention.
Nov 9, 2012 Now that President Barack Obama has been re-elected, it's time to get to work. Two pressing issues: moving forward with the Affordable Care Act and the looming fiscal cliff.
May 6, 2015 President Obama makes his first public comments since election night, expected to size up climb up 'fiscal cliff'
Nov 8, 2012 This election, in part driven by the discrepancy between most media analysis and Nate Silver's data-driven electoral model, has prompted a debate about polling in the new media landscape. Frank Newport, of Gallup, says his polling still works but could be tweaked.
Nov 9, 2012 Following Tuesday's election, the markets took a plunge. The major stock indexes all fell nearly 2.5 percent -- the biggest sell-off of the year.