AP Top Political News At 10:31 a.m. EST
Obama calls for smaller-scale budget deal with GOP
Yet another Senate race on the horizon in Mass.
Obama says he is 'ready and willing' to get deal
Over the fiscal cliff: Soft landing or dizzy dive?
Analysis: GOP policies led to fiscal cliff blowup
NRA calls for armed police officer in every school
Obama nominates Kerry for secretary of state
Obama and family arrive in Hawaii for Christmas
Boehner on averting fiscal cliff: 'God only knows'
Former Sen. Chuck Hagel apologizes for gay comment