WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 28:  (AFP OUT) U.S. President Barack Obama (R) speaks as U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton listens at a cabinet meeting at the White House on November 28, 2012 in Washington, DC. The president met yesterday with small business owners and today with the chief executives of major corporations in ongoing talks about the looming fiscal cliff.  (Photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick-Pool/Getty Images)