2012 Election and the Fiscal Cliff
Ira Shapiro talked about the impact of the 2012 election on the Senate and prospects for compromise on pending issues, especially “fiscal cliff” impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot agree on a new budget. Mr. Shapiro also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications and discussed his book, The Last Great Senate: Courage and Statesmanship in Times of Crisis. close
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