You've probably read the headlines about a fiscal cliff.
Here's the good news: America will not FLY off into financial catastrophe on January 1st. The bad news is members of Congress may use the threat and hype of the fiscal cliff to CUT Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, education, help for the needy, and more. Catch Van explain the fiscal showdown and why the word “cliff” wants to make him bang his head on the table.
The economy is recovering, but we can’t turn back now. Over 350 economists have signed on to a letter telling Congress to prioritize job growth over a manufactured austerity crisis. We should avoid a bad deal that sells out our earned benefits and kills jobs to avoid a "cliff" that isn't real.