Column: The bare truth about the 'fiscal cliff'
Published 12/03/2012, Worthington Daily Globe
WASHINGTON — Debt fighters Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson, dining with reporters Wednesday morning, discussed a White House official’s admission that the nation’s fiscal problems won’t be solved by a “naked” tax increase alone, without spending cuts. “I asked, ‘Is that the same thing as nekkid?’” recounted Bowles.Word count: 757
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