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Over the fiscal cliff: Soft or hard landing?

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Tuesday approved a bill to prevent the nation from going over a Jan. 1 "fiscal cliff." The legislation is now in the hands of the House, which is expected to vote on it Tuesday or Wednesday; if the House approves, it would go to the White House for President Barack Obama's signature. A look at why it's so hard for Republicans and Democrats to compromise on...