Monthly Archives: December 2012

Fiscal Cliff Sends Crude Oil Lower –

Republicans and Democrats finished the week without coming to an agreement that would avoid the fiscal cliff.  Fiscal cliff concerns helped to drive down the price of crude oil in Friday trading.  Crude oil fell to almost $88 a barrel after hitting $90 … Continue reading

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Fiscal Cliff –

Republicans and Democrats are still far apart in negotiations to avoid the fiscal cliff.  Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and Republican John Boehner are involved in the negotiation process.  There are only 31 days left until January 1st. To read a related Fox News … Continue reading

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