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Republicans' Ace in the Hole: Simpson-Bowles?

KYoung43 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 8:52 PM
There won't be an America worth saving in 2014. You progressives will have flushed this country down the hole for the last time.

Democrats appear to have the upper hand on the politics of the fiscal cliff, which might explain their brash pronouncements and mind-blowing conceptualization of "compromise."  This morning I outlined three possible contingencies for Republicans, none of which is especially attractive.  But is there a fourth way?  The GOP's dilemma is a doozy.  Their opponents, emboldened by the election, are pushing for counter-productive tax hikes on "the rich" -- a politically popular...