Straight to the Point — We Need a Leader with a Vision (Fiscal Cliff Part 2)

There are three big economic tasks we need Washington to accomplish:  avert the $700 billion “fiscal cliff” error created by Congress and the White House;  set the national debt on a downward glide path; and restore normal incentives for American businesses to invest and hire.  The American public says these problems are of high importance.  […]

The Fiscal Cliff—Part 1

The fiscal cliff we approach is a rotting pile of Washington’s unfinished business.  When we slip over that cliff, taxes due will escalate because: the “Bush Tax Cuts” (reauthorized by President Obama) will expire; the temporary payroll tax cuts will expire; and protections from the Alternate Minimum Tax will expire.  As we fall from the […]