Today's online Wall Street Journal has two great pieces that together describe what is likely to occur in the coming months in dealing with the "fiscal cliff."
First is an interview with Grover Norquist, here. Second is piece by Holman Jenkins detailing the urgency of entitlement reform, on both the federal and state level. Read that here.
We at COAST believe that it is all but certain that the nation will go over the cliff on January 1. the question becomes what will be done in response.
If you're scoring at home, any politician who calls for "taxing the rich" to solve our nation's fiscal problems and doesn't embrace the cause of serious entitlement reform is simply not a serious person.