After midterms, Congress must tackle $1 trillion budget deficit. Proposed: crack down on tax evaders, cut non-war defense spending, and let tax cuts for the wealthy expire as scheduled.
White House hastens to put new regs in place – and out of Obama’s reach, watchdogs say.
Many presidents have vowed to end partisanship. Few succeed.
The president-elect aims to use the Internet to make government more participatory.