The nation in brief

Posted: December 3, 2012 at 4:26 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “I was just flabbergasted. I looked at him and I said,‘You can’t be serious.’” House Speaker John Boehner, on his reaction as Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner shared the White House’s plan to avert the “fiscal cliff.” Article, 1A

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