Tag Archives: The Fiscal Cliff

GOP Congressman: Cliff Deal Example of How ‘We Buy Votes with Debt’

GOP Congressman: Cliff Deal Example of How ‘We Buy Votes with Debt’ (CNSNews.com) – The deal to avert the fiscal cliff which consists of special tax credits for green energy, Hollywood, distilleries and other industries, is a demonstration of Capitol … Continue reading

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Congress OKs cliff deal, signaling future fights

Congress OKs cliff deal, signaling future fights WASHINGTON (AP) – Congress’ excruciating, extraordinary New Year’s Day approval of a compromise averting a prolonged tumble off the fiscal cliff hands President Barack Obama most of the tax boosts on the rich … Continue reading

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Reid: Fiscal cliff failure looks likely due to Boehner’s House ‘dictatorship’

Reid: Fiscal cliff failure looks likely due to Boehner’s House ‘dictatorship’ The Senate’s top Democrat said Thursday that he was pessimistic that Washington could avoid the impending fiscal cliff, accusing House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, of running the lower chamber … Continue reading

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