Geithner: Deal Must Take Us Back to Clinton-Era Rates

by Eliana Johnson

Making the rounds on the Sunday morning programs, Tim Geithner told NBC’s David Gregory that any deal to avert the fiscal cliff must take us back to Clinton-era tax rates. “In your mind, you don’t have to go back to Clinton-era tax rates for this to be a workable deal?,” Gregory asked. “Oh, I think you do,” Geithner responded.