(Bloomberg) — The House passed a bill Tuesday night to sidestep income tax increases for more than 99% of households and pull the nation back from the now infamous “fiscal cliff,” approving Senate-backed legislation in a 257-167 vote just after 11 p.m. President Obama signed it into law today.
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