7:25 a.m. E.T.
New York Times: “Aide to Obama Faces a Big Test in Fiscal Talks”
Washington Post: “A Detached Romney Tends Wounds in Seclusion After Failed White House Bid”
Associated Press: “Mitt Romney’s Loss Creates GOP Leadership Vacuum”
Politico: “Left Media Has ‘Issues’ with Obama”
The Hill: “Obama Debt-Limit Proposal Would Ease Concerns on Wall Street”