Boehner: ‘No Substantive Progress’ on Fiscal Cliff

by Nathaniel Botwinick

Speaker of the House Boehner announced this morning that there has been “no substantive progress” in fiscal cliff negotiations and that “there’s a real danger of [the United States] going off the fiscal cliff.” Boehner also said that he was “disappointed” in the White House, and that he hopes the administration will “get serious.”