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Fiscal Cliff Uncertainty Already Causing Economic Harm

Frank1802 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 10:49 AM
Actually for the record the House has passed three Budgets which hoary Harry has refused to even allow a debate on, Obama has threatened to veto any bill which does not match exactly what he demands, Harry has not even tabled a budget of his own, and indeed his Senate Democrats have voted down the budgets which Obama has sent to them so clearly the blockage is with the Democrats.
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...