Fiscal Cliff http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Representative Lummis is preparing to go over the fiscal cliff http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/representative-lummis-preparing-go-over-fiscal-cliff <p>As the so called Fiscal Cliff approaches, Wyoming Congresswoman Cynthia Lummis is not sure that Speaker of the House John Boehner and President Obama can reach an agreement.&nbsp;</p><p>Lummis says there has been little progress talks between Boehner and President Obama.&nbsp; She blames the administration. While Lummis supports modest tax increases, she said there must be substantial budget cuts as well.&nbsp;</p><p>“ They will not put their spending cuts on the table, and honestly for people like me they have to have spending cuts in order to get a deal”</p> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 01:58:04 +0000 David Koch 34562 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Representative Lummis is preparing to go over the fiscal cliff Jackson resident worries about the fiscal cliff http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/jackson-resident-worries-about-fiscal-cliff <p>Paul Hansen is the regional director for the Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan group that advocates reducing the nation's deficit. He travels across Wyoming and the West to convince people of the importance of reducing the national debt.</p><p></p><p>"Everywhere I go people get it... People understand that everything has to be on the table and people understand that we have compromise in order to solve this problem."</p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 00:22:37 +0000 Rebecca Huntington & Re 34513 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Jackson resident worries about the fiscal cliff Fiscal Cliff Not All Doom and Gloom http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/fiscal-cliff-not-all-doom-and-gloom <p>While the fiscal cliff has cast a dark shadow over the nation's economy, for some, there's what you might call a <em>platinum</em> lining. Individuals or families, who own estates or businesses worth five million dollars, can cash in on what appears to be a chance of a lifetime. But the clock is ticking. Rebecca Huntington has more.</p><p>&lt;AMBI phone ringing&gt;</p><p>RECEPTIONIST: Good afternoon, Long, Reimer, Winegar and Beppler, this is Hannah....</p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 23:23:00 +0000 Rebecca Huntington 34085 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Fiscal Cliff Not All Doom and Gloom