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President Barack Obama

Obama seeks to rescue fiscal talks for post-Christmas deal

By David Lawder and Roberta Rampton, Reuters on Dec. 21, 2012, at 7:45 p.m.
CONTRIBUTORS

How business can recover from 2012 election debacle

By Steven Pearlstein, The Washington Post on Nov. 11, 2012, at 6:06 p.m.
CONTRIBUTORS

Is Boehner ready to bargain?

By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on Nov. 08, 2012, at 1:31 p.m.
ANALYSIS
The ice skating rink in New York's Rockefeller Center shows the results of Tuesday's presidential election,  Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012.

Obama, GOP both see mandate, hard road ahead

By Charles Babington, The Associated Press on Nov. 07, 2012, at 11:50 a.m.

Obama to GOP: Act on jobs or get run out of town

By Ben Feller, The Associated Press on Oct. 06, 2011, at 8:04 p.m.

Senate leaders agree to deal to avert shutdown

By Paul Kane and Rosalind S. Helderman, The Washington Post on Sept. 27, 2011, at 6:15 a.m.
The spending battle marked the third time this year that congressional acrimony has brought the government to the edge of calamity.

Senate funding vote needed to avoid shutdown

By Rosalind S. Helderman and Paul Kane, The Washington Post on Sept. 26, 2011, at 5:49 a.m.

Obama challenges Boehner, McConnell on home turf

By Jim Kuhnhenn, The Associated Press on Sept. 22, 2011, at 9:35 p.m.
Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., urges funding for the Federal Emergency Management Agency during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. The GOP-controlled House is on track Wednesday, Sept. 21, to pass $3.7 billion in disaster relief as part of a must-pass bill to avert a government shutdown at the end of the month. After the measure passes the House, a battle looms with Senate Democrats. The two sides are divided over how much disaster aid to provide and whether any of it should be paid for.

Shutdown looms as bill to keep government running fails in House

By Rosalind S. Helderman and Paul Kane, The Washington Post on Sept. 22, 2011, at 6:08 a.m.
President Barack Obama gestures while speaking in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Monday, Sept. 19, 2011.

Obama announces debt plan built on taxes on rich

By Jim Kuhnhenn, The Associated Press on Sept. 19, 2011, at 1:30 p.m.
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President Barack Obama at the White House this week.

Obama’s smoggy bid to win business

By Juliet Eilperin and Peter Wallsten, The Washington Post on Sept. 04, 2011, at 6:24 a.m.

As tea party reshapes GOP, some cheer, some worry

By Charles Babington, The Associated Press on Aug. 05, 2011, at 7:32 p.m.

The real drama was in private as debt deal hatched

By CALVIN WOODWARD, on Aug. 03, 2011, at 6:31 p.m.
The U.S. Capitol in Washington is illuminated as the debt-limit stalemate continues Saturday night, July 30, 2011.

Congress closing in on a deal to avert US default

By Jim Abrams, The Associated Press on July 31, 2011, at 1:16 p.m.
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speak at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Saturday.

GOP, Obama ‘very close’ to debt deal

By Lori Montgomery and Rosalind S. Helderman, Te Washington Post on July 31, 2011, at 5:05 a.m.

Reps. Michaud, Pingree to vote against Boehner debt bill

The Associated Press on July 29, 2011, at 4:42 p.m.

Obama says multiple ways out of debt ceiling mess

The Associated Press on July 29, 2011, at 10:26 a.m.

Debt vote delayed into night as GOP seeks support

By David Espo, The Associated Press on July 28, 2011, at 7:40 p.m.

As debt threat grows, Congress keeps running in circles

By William Douglas, David Lightman and Adam Sege, McClatchy Newspapers on July 27, 2011, at 7:34 p.m.

Dueling debt plans may face votes in Congress starting Wednesday

By William Douglas, on July 26, 2011, at 7:19 p.m.