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To Hell With It, Let's Jump Off the Fiscal Cliff

Kirk Mac Wrote: Dec 02, 2012 9:45 AM
Yes, let the tax rates go back to Clinton era. Let the spending cuts happen. This will cut spending very little, 1 trillion over years. If the cClinton era tax rates were good, then we should'nt have any issues at all. All this takes is some backbone, does the GOP have it?
We’ve all heard about the “fiscal cliff.” But what does it mean? The media won’t bother to explain it in any detail, and people aren’t looking it up on their own. So, a great many Americans think it’s a physical place, a vacation destination of some sort. I understand people are busy with their lives, but a majority of Americans just voted to re-elect President Obama, a man whose failed leadership created this harmonic convergence of economic mess that is the fiscal cliff. So I say, “To hell with it; let’s jump.”

President Obama is still in campaign mode, traveling...