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GOP's Plan B Would End Paralyzing Uncertainty Over Tax Rates And Boost Economic Growth

S.17 Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 6:23 PM
Plan B, Schmlan B. The only viable plan for Republicans to support is CUT TAXES AND SPENDING.

WASHINGTON - The dizzying, budgetary roller coaster ride careened closer to the "fiscal cliff" this week when House Speaker John Boehner tossed a new Plan B into negotiations with the White House.

Just when it seemed Boehner and President Obama were nearing a deal, the speaker changed course, voicing doubts a full package could be worked out in time before the January 1 deadline.

That's when a combustible combination of higher taxes and sweeping automatic defense and domestic spending cuts will send the economy into a recession, economists say.

Boehner's eleventh hour rescue plan would permanently extend virtually...