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11.12.122:51 PM ET

The Number: 6

That's the number of days since President Obama's re-election and the approaching 'fiscal cliff' has Republicans sweating. Global business editor Daniel Gross discusses the current economic 'hostage situation' in which Obama has the upper hand.

That's the number of days since President Obama's re-election and the approaching 'fiscal cliff' has Republicans sweating. Global business editor Daniel Gross discusses the current economic 'hostage situation' in which Obama has the upper hand.

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