Most predict ‘major problems’ if ‘fiscal cliff’ isn’t averted

For months, lawmakers in Washington have warned of the dire consequences of going over the so-called “fiscal cliff” – and the public has been listening.

More than nine in 10 Americans expect economic problems if Washington doesn’t avert the “cliff,” according to a new CBS News poll, conducted Dec. 12-16. A majority expects “major problems” for the U.S. economy. [cont.]

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