Lawmakers see tactic for avoiding ‘cliff’

Posted: December 26, 2012 at 12:10 a.m.

Lawmakers say Congress probably could resolve the “fiscal cliff” if Republican leaders let Democrats provide most of the votes to pass a compromise agreement.

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The votes are there for a compromise, and a more functional Congress. But the GOP party leaders still stand in the way?

GOP must change, or die. I'm looking forward to the mid-term elections. If this party takes our nation over the fiscal cliff on a principal to preserve the wealthy from fair taxation, then they deserve what the voters deliver in 2014.

Posted by: SPA

December 27, 2012 at 9:35 a.m. ( | suggest removal )