Coming to a 2016 campaign near you: New fiscal cliff?

Mon, July 06, 2015


Surging tax receipts are likely to push off the deadline to raise the nation’s debt limit, once thought to come as soon as October, until around December and maybe even beyond....

Lou Crandall, chief economist at the research firm Wrightson ICAP, who also tracks the issues, says he expects the deadline to come during the first week of December.