Green Energy Wins In Last-Minute U.S. 'Fiscal Cliff' BillMany legislators may not have been aware of the green provisions as voting took place minutes after the bill was introduced.
Opinion: Enjoy The Last Day Of The Fiscal CliffIf Congress manages to pass a feeble, last minute, deal on taxes it will be a deal that is long overdue. All of this could have been avoided.
Marylanders Frustrated Over Impending Fiscal CliffLocal frustration is growing over the impending fiscal cliff. Some Marylanders have heated messages for the president and lawmakers.
2012 Holiday Sales Numbers Lower Than ExpectedThe shopping season is over, the gifts are unwrapped and now stores are analyzing the number of sales this year. Unfortunately, it's not good.
Experts Say Looming Fiscal Cliff Cut Holiday Sales ProjectionsThere are plenty of people looking for gifts and buying the last few ingredients for that holiday meal. But the coming fiscal cliff has analysts downgrading sales projections.
Opinion: GOP Too ExtremeMore than a month after the election, things continue to get worse for the GOP brand. The lead Republican spokesperson during the fiscal cliff negotiations, House Speaker John Boehner, has a 34 percent approval rating. President Obama has a 54 percent approval rating.
'Fiscal Cliff' Clouds Budget Process In MarylandMaryland's revenue projections are better than they've been in years. The state is on the verge of wiping out what was once a $2 billion budget deficit through cuts and tax increases, and it's on track to reap financial benefits in future years from full-fledged casino gambling.
What's With Obama's Fiscal Cliff Road Trip?The president would do much better by staying in Washington, D.C. where the action is rather than taking a road tour-styled trip to talk to the American people. In D.C., he actually would be talking to the people who are going to make the decision with him.
Opinion: The Counter OfferRepublicans built a trap for themselves, having for years passed bills with highly unpopular cuts and little public notice. Now Republicans will take the blame if we go over the fiscal cliff.
Social Security Employees Protest Potential Fiscal CliffJobs and benefits are on the line for thousands of Marylanders as federal lawmakers attempt to back away from the fiscal cliff.
Opinion: GOP A Party Without A PlanWith one month to go before we reach the fiscal cliff, Republicans are going to have to figure out how to do something serious for a change instead of grandstanding and avoiding specifics.