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CBO: Democrats' Fiscal Cliff Would Plunge US Back Into Recession, Spike Unemployment

Ronald484 Wrote: Aug 23, 2012 1:13 AM
WinniePoo does not actually support Ron Paul, but he sees the Paul supporters as a fertile ground for drawing support away from Romney. WinniePoo's only goal is splitting the anti-Obama vote to a third party so that Obama will be reelected. That's why he advocates voting for a 3rd Party --a strategy that would ensure Obama's re-election if we followed WinniePoo. Reminder, if you advocate a strategy that causes liberals to stand up and cheer, then you are a liberal! Winnie's just an undercover Democrat hoping to split the anti-Obama vote. Everything he's ever advocated on this blog supports this.

Often lost in the daily hubbub of the 2012 horse race is the proverbial sword of Damocles hovering over the nation's economy.  The CBO sounds the alarm.  Again:

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday warned the economy will enter a recession next year if the country goes over the so-called fiscal cliff. In its most dire warning yet about the fiscal cliff, the CBO said the economy would contract by 0.5 percent in calendar year 2013 if the George W. Bush-era tax rates expire and automatic spending cuts are implemented. Unemployment also would rise...