U.S. Headed For 'Fiscal Cliff'

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 48•34 Aug 23, 2012

According to the Congressional Budget Office, if Republicans and Democrats don't resolve their budget stalemate by year’s end, they may push the nation over a "fiscal cliff," with automatic spending cuts and tax increases causing a new recession and 2 million job losses in 2013. What do you think?

  • “Okay, that doesn’t sound good. How much do we have in savings?”

    Patti Tostado –
    Butcher

  • “I’d be more interested in this issue if you told me one specific party to blame.”

    Donald Borchers –
    Ammonia Still Operator

  • “Wow, really? Just like Nostradamus predicted.”

    Curtis Garsha –
    Unemployed