B.A. Spending Daily
Here’s a roundup of the latest must-read budget and economic stories:
According to The Weekly Standard, the White House press secretary said “”deficit reduction is not a worthy goal onto itself.”
The Wall Street Journal says many economists believe the fiscal cliff deal will adversely affect the economy.
Politico believes the fiscal cliff deal will make it less likely that Congress takes up tax reform.
The New York Times speculates about who President Obama will pick to replace Jack Lew as White House chief of staff.
According to The Hill, the CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce believes the nation’s “exploding debt” is a threat to its economy.