June 25, 2017

Deficit Hawks: Fiscal Cliff Deal a Real Downer

January 3, 2013



...the White House and Congress have both acknowledged more work needs to be done.

Until it is, "policy decisions will continue to be driven by short-term crisis management rather than responsible strategic planning," Robert Bixby, executive director of the Concord Coalition, wrote in a blog post.

What's more, Bixby added, "uncertainty will continue to be a drag on the economy, public frustration with the political process will grow and the debt burden hanging over future generations will remain as our legacy."