No such thing as a fiscal cliff, it is just made up for political and media purposes. Who ever heard of fiscal cliff before? It's politics and its good for the pundits and so-called news shows - it keeps the ratings up. There is NO fiscal cliff folks, but you don't have to believe it if you want.
I guess a government that has to clean up the mess left by an idiot who inherited a $300 billion surplus in 2001, and left behind a trillion dollar deficit in the 2009 budget, along with killing off ten million jobs.