U.S. Budget Deal Would Boost Economy in 2013, Zandi Says

U.S. Budget Deal Would Boost Economy in 2013, Zandi Says

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If Congress were to “kick the can down the road” by extending the current tax-and-spending policies, Mark Zandi predicted the U.S. would lose its Aaa rating because “it would signal that the political will is lacking to put the nation on a sustainable fiscal path.”