Taxing the rich remains popular

Raising rates on wealthy tax payers is a popular approach to dealing with the country’s budgetary woes. But two other proposals that may be central to a deal averting a “fiscal cliff” draw decidedly less public support.

By Jon Cohen, Peyton M. Craighill and Aaron Blake November 28, 2012

Seniors <3 Paul Ryan

By a 50 percent to 35 percent margin, seniors say they like Paul Ryan, despite Democratic attacks on his Medicare plan.