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Business Leaders Dive Into the Fiscal Cliff Debate

If you’re already tired of talk of the “fiscal cliff” brace yourself  Several  businessfriendly deficitunfriendly groups have launched wellfunded campaigns...

The Timing of the Fiscal Cliff

Without a plan to avert the “fiscal cliff,” Congress realistically has two days on which it can pass a bill this year: Dec. 28 and 31. The President and the...

The Making of a Cliffhanger

Is the term "fiscal cliff" too alarmist? The man who coined it thinks not

As the Fiscal Cliff Nears, Will Anyone Swerve?

While Congress is on recess and both major political parties are gearing up for their conventions, the Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday issued a stark...

A Brief Primer on the Fiscal Cliff

The “fiscal cliff” as it is known in Washington remains poorly understood outside Washington because it is technical and political and unrelated to adultery But...