Timothy Geithner

Take the Lead

House GOP urges Obama to counter their offer

House Republicans on Wednesday urged President Barack Obama to take the lead in negotiations over the so-called fiscal cliff, as talks appear to have broken down.

Republicans Make Their Move

House leaders offer counter to White House fiscal cliff deal

House Republicans on Monday made their first counter offer to the White House in negotiations over the so-called fiscal cliff, proposing total savings of $2.2 trillion over the next decade, $800 billion of which would come from new revenue through tax reform.