“But both Democrats and Republicans have said that going over the fiscal cliff might put them in a better negotiating position.”
Was it Michael Moore who said that Capitalism affords itself enough rope to hang itself?
We here it seems democracy is doing the same thing.
CNBC.com Article: Fiscal Cliff May Be Felt Gradually, Analysts Say
Wall Street is growing more worried that a jump in taxes and a cut in spending after the elections will push the economy back into recession. But the effect could end up being much more gradual. The New York Times reports.