GOVERNMENT

What is the Fiscal Cliff?

December 26, 2012 0

The Fiscal Cliff Explained “Fiscal cliff” is the popular shorthand term used to describe the conundrum that the U.S. government will face at the end of 2012, when the terms of the Budget Control Act […]

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Over the Fiscal Cliff: How Hard a Landing?

December 26, 2012 0

WASHINGTON — Efforts to save the nation from going over a year-end “fiscal cliff” were in disarray as lawmakers fled the Capitol for their Christmas break. “God only knows” how a deal can be reached now, […]

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Spending to Increase 55 Percent Under Obama’s Plan

December 24, 2012 0

Spending will increase 55 percent over the next decade, if President Barack Obama’s budget plan goes into effect. The finding comes from the Republican-side of the Senate Budget Committee, which notes that Obama’s “Proposal Would […]

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