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Is Our Economy Better Than Theirs?

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Federal Government Prepares For Uncertain Landing After 'Fiscal Cliff'

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With Clock Ticking, 'Fiscal Cliff ' Looms Ever-Closer

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Is Congress Making A 'Fiscal Bluff'?

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Wayne LaPierre, the National Rifle Association's executive vice president, speaks in response to the Connecticut school shootings, at a news conference in Washington on Friday. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Democrats Slam NRA's Response To School Shooting

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Gun Control: What Would Mayors Do?

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Financial Ties Bind NRA, Gun Industry

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FAA Pressured To Give E-Readers A Pass During Takeoff, Landing

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President Obama, with Vice President Biden at his side on Wednesday, at a news conference about gun violence that became dominated by questions of the fiscal cliff. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Can Lawmakers Prevent Mass Shootings?

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