Congress: Jump off that cliff!

Jennifer Granholm writes for POLITICO, July 31, 2012

The Congress is staring over a fiscal cliff. One that we’re warned will pull down our nation on Dec. 31 if there’s no agreement to extend the Bush tax cuts or avert automatic spending cuts that Congress agreed to in the debt ceiling debate in the summer of 2011 — cuts weirdly named, like the title monster in a B horror film, “The Sequester.”