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Fixing the Fiscal Cliff Will Hasten Entitlement Crisis

Blunten_Sharpe Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:04 PM
TOWNHALL: the densest cluster of whiners who ever wrote. Whinerhall.
Skycdr Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:22 PM
Take your whineyass somewhere else then.
The Sloandog Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:06 PM
So why come here? Isn't there anyone or anywhere they would welcome you?
Carlos7 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:08 PM
He's the one everyone hopes does not show up at the family barbecue.
Blunten_Sharpe Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:13 PM
At least I'm not a cannibal.
The Sloandog Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:18 PM
Thats not what your mother says.
The coming fiscal cliff's mix of tax hikes and spending cuts are projected to seriously hamper economic growth over the next two years, and Congressional leaders would be wise to negotiate fixes for the problems. One of the more popular potential fixes, however, is only going to hasten the coming entitlement crisis by worsening the finances of Social Security.

A one-year extension of the employee-side payroll tax cut was passed in December of 2011. It's scheduled to lapse along with the other fiscal cliff policies in 2012. This is a particularly popular tax cut because it goes by and large...