The 2016 campaign has been filled with questionable statements and attacks of every nature. For the second presidential debate, we’re scrutinizing what both candidates said. We will continue to update these lists as necessary.
White House officials signaled in their strongest terms to date that President Obama won't negotiate a fiscal cliff solution until congressional Republicans agree to raise the tax rate on the country's wealthiest 2 percent.
Dec 5, 2012
Amy Gardner has covered local, state and national politics for 20 years. She joined The Washington Post in 2005 after stints at The News and Observer in Raleigh, The Daily Press in Newport News, Va., and The Corning Leader in Corning, N.Y. Amy grew up in Westchester County, N.Y., but as an I.B.M. brat also lived in Atlanta, Dallas, Paris, Connecticut and Vermont.