grand bargain http://wkms.org en The Morning Cram [best I ever had edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-best-i-ever-had-edition <p></p><p><strong>From NPR: </strong>Compromise is suddenly the watchword in Washington, as negotiations over taxes, spending and entitlements begin in advance of another self-imposed deadline, <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/11/13/165057226/obama-rallies-fiscal-cliff-support-with-labor-leaders">popularly known as the "fiscal cliff."</a> Automatic tax increases and deep spending cuts are slated for the first of the year, unless the president and Congress take action. Leaders on both sides say they are willing to meet in the middle, but that makes their constituents worry about what any compromise will cost them. Wed, 14 Nov 2012 14:51:57 +0000 Shelly Baskin 24500 at http://wkms.org The Morning Cram [best I ever had edition]