Presidential Debates: Why $600 Billion 'Fiscal Cliff' Was Barely Mentioned | Christian Science Monitor

Neither President Obama nor Mitt Romney has said how he would deal with mandated spending cuts and a tax hike set to take hold in 2013. That's because any plan to avoid the 'fiscal cliff' is likely to be unpopular with voters.
October 23, 2012 |

“There's really been no discussion of the elephant in the room,” says Marc Goldwein, a senior policy director at the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, a nonpartisan group that advocates fiscal responsibility. “I'm not sure [the fiscal cliff ...

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