Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moodys Analytics, gestures as he testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, before the Joint Economic Committee hearing entitled: "Fiscal Cliff: ... more 
Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moodys Analytics, gestures as he testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, before the Joint Economic Committee hearing entitled: "Fiscal Cliff: How to Protect the Middle Class, Sustain Long-Term Economic Growth, and Reduce the Federal Deficit". (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) less 
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Fri, Dec 7, 2012 3:45 AM EST