Comments for: ‘Fiscal cliff’ plans have one thing in common: They’re too small

Posted Dec. 06, 2012, at 2:06 p.m.

Having denounced as “silliness” President Barack Obama’s plan for a budget deal to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” House Speaker John A. Boehner, R-Ohio, has countered with a proposal of his own. It didn’t take long for Obama to shoot it down: “Still out of balance” was his dismissive description in …

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