Search the Archive

Economy/Politics: "Fiscal Cliff" / Terry Interview / A Discussion #1034849

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 30, 2012
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Ashleigh Banfield) The fiscal cliffhanger on taxes introduced. [President OBAMA - says taxes will go up on January 1: a "Scrooge Christmas."] [Speaker of the House John BOEHNER - says we are almost nowhere.] A statement from Representative Lee Terry on a deal quoted. [Democratic Senator Max BAUCUS - says we may go over the cliff.]

(Studio: Ashleigh Banfield) Live interview held with Terry about taxes. [TERRY - says we are seeing disingenuous moves by the president, who wants to go over the cliff and blame the Republicans, which is for his political advantage.]

(Studio: Ashleigh Banfield) Live discussion held with CNN's Paul Begala and Mary Matalin about the politics of the fiscal cliff. [BEGALA - says Obama ran on this economic agenda; comments on the issue of defaulting on the national debt.] [MATALIN - says Obama does not have a mandate on taxes.]

Banfield, Ashleigh

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.