Obama Signs Bill Enacting Budget Deal to Avert Most Tax Hikes

Obama Signs Bill Enacting Budget Deal to Avert Most Tax Hikes

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President Barack Obama waves as he gets off Air Force One upon his arrival in Honolulu, Hawaii, Jan. 2, 2013. The legislation was sent to the White House today and a copy was transmitted to Obama in Hawaii, where he’s vacationing with his family. The president’s signature was put on the legislation by an autopen signing machine in Washington.