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Fiscal Cliff Uncertainty Already Causing Economic Harm

Roseann9 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 11:05 AM
Current politicians are arrogant, self-aggrandizing wastes. We only read the news because we need to know what is going on.. However, reading about these people dirties the mind with political "pornography.l" They play with peoples' lives as they love the sounds of their own voices. To say they hacks are not working for the American people is a gross understatement.
JRusso Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 11:10 AM
If Satan himself pulled DC down to Hell where it belongs, 90 percent of Americans would be better-off immediately. One hundred percent would be better-off within a year.
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...