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Fiscal Cliff Uncertainty Already Causing Economic Harm

bbtruth Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 4:53 PM
Way to actually avoid the real content of the statement, mast. No, it's okay. I know you people have issues with facts, confrontation, admitting you're wrong, comprehension, objective reality, anything that doesn't involve your precious emotions, and critical thinking....to name a few.
While President Obama flies back to Washington in order to try to force Republicans to pass his fiscal cliff plan once again, forces are already at work causing real harm to the economy. And despite all this, there are some who think that going over the cliff is still worthwhile.

Ben Bernanke said that policy uncertainty, both about the fiscal cliff and the debt ceiling, are already affecting private spending and investment.

Speaker John Boehner's "Plan B," which would have raised tax rates on some high-income Americans, was never brought up for a vote for the fear...