Obama to speak on fiscal cliff at 1:30 p.m.
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — President Barack Obama will speak about the fiscal cliff at 1:30 p.m. Eastern, the White House announced Monday. Middle class Americans will attend the event, the statement said. Negotiations to avert the fiscal cliff continue on Capitol Hill.
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