WPR Interview on the Fiscal Cliff

Published Dec 11, 2012. By Joy Cardin.

President Barack Obama is continuing to push for higher taxes on the wealthy and greater investment in U.S. manufacturing. Meanwhile, Republicans are warming up to tax hikes on upper-income earners in exchange for more significant cuts to entitlements. Joy Cardin's guest discusses how going over the "fiscal cliff" would affect your paychecks, as well as various federal departments and programs. Guest: Diane Lim, Chief Economist, The Concord Coalition.http://www.concordcoalition.org/ Blogger, www.economistmom.com.