Articles by David Francis
Despite opposition, the gun industry remains strong.
But the deal inspires confidence of cooperation going forward.
Experts say positives outnumber negatives in the New Year.
More jobs are on the way but odds are, the increase will lag past recoveries.
Along with tax increases come job losses and reductions in services.
Tougher lending standards squeeze out potential borrowers.
Forget the fiscal cliff: The real danger to U.S. growth is in Europe.
Even as fiscal-cliff hope grows, unanswered questions will keep investors on edge.
Without Congressional action, tens of millions would see dramatic tax increase.
The fiscal cliff is an immediate threat, but future spending cuts could hit teachers, soldiers.