In this Thursday, April 15, 2010, file photo, Sonia Joaquin holds a sign to remind passing motorists that Thursday is the deadline for taxes in Tigard, Ore. America's decision to re-elect President Barack Obama over Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will impact key sectors of the American economy. Upper-income Americans may face a tax increase, while Bush-era tax cuts could be extended for low- and middle-income Americans. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File)

With The Political Cliffhanger Over, Legislators Face A Fiscal One

“The American people had a choice between two divergent views and they chose both of them. And the result of that is we’re going to have a continued impasse on the budget.” Scott Lilley, Center for American Progress (NEW YORK) MintPress – Indeed, President Obama’s victory and the continuation of the status quo in both […]