Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Robert Reich: 8 Principles To Guide Democrats Through The Fiscal Cliff

With his customary incisiveness and skills as a cartoonist, Robert Reich outlines eight principles Democrats must uphold in fiscal cliff negotiations with Republicans: 1. Hold your ground; 2. No deal is better than a bad deal; 3. Tax cuts for the middle class; 4. Higher tax rates for the wealthy; 5. Don’t cut safety nets; 6. Don’t cut investments in prosperity; 7. Cut military and corporate welfare; 8. Jobs first. Watch:

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