Schwartz: Obama Proposal ‘A Perfectly Good Starting Point’

Rep. Allyson Schwartz (D., Pa.) defended the White House’s initial offer on how to avoid the “fiscal cliff” in an interview on MSNBC Monday, calling it a “perfectly good starting point” after it was panned by Republicans. The Washington Free Beacon reported GOP leaders roundly rebuffed the offer, which reportedly included $1.6 trillion in tax increases, …