Sides in ‘cliff’ debate hold fast to positions

No budget deal in sight with a month to go

Posted: December 1, 2012 at 3:13 a.m.

President Barack Obama leaves a campaign-style appearance Friday at a Tinkertoys and K’NEX factory in Hatfield, Pa.

President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner stood their ground with opposing plans to avert the “fiscal cliff” and warned there was no quick path to a solution.

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