Rolling toward the ‘fiscal cliff’

As the Jan. 1 “fiscal cliff” nears, the national debt has cracked $16 trillion. All sides in the political debate agree that something must be done to erase the federal budget deficits that worsen it. The problem is, politicians haven’t been able to agree on how to do that. Read Robert Koenig’s report in the St. Louis Beacon.

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