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Economy and Politics: Fiscal Cliff / A Discussion #1035172

CNN Evening News for Monday, Dec 10, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The countdown to America going off the fiscal cliff and signs about the tax issue noted. [On Fox, Senator Bob CORKER; on ABC, Senator Tom COBURN - offer views on taxes.] GW/Politico poll findings on support for raising taxes cited. Live discussion held with former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer and Van Jones about a political deal on the fiscal cliff. [JONES - says the American people say the rich should pay more taxes; agrees something needs to be done about spending.] [FLEISCHER - comments on the Republican "theological" belief about taxes; says raising tax rates on the rich will have an impact on the economy; suggests the real debate will be over spending, not taxes.]
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