Negotations begin on fiscal cliff

15 November 2012

ABC News Radio

Barack Obama has given his first press conference after his re-election, touching on the Petraeus affair and the upcoming budget negotiations. Research associate Tom Switzer discusses the issues facing the President in his first 30 days and how he will handle them.

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