Wall Street Pit By permitting passage of a “fiscal cliff” compromise that most of them detested, House Republicans took the only sensible path available last night. It was an unfamiliar route. Less than two weeks ago, those same Republicans rejected House Speaker John Boehner’s “Plan B,” which would have allowed tax rates to rise for taxpayers earning more [...] The Next Political Battles are Not Far Off Related posts: What If the Democrats Had Passed an Assault Weapons Ban in 2009-2010? Should China Raise Wages? Is Obamanomics Conservative or Revolutionary?