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Fiscal Cliff Commentary

Now that the election is over, the 24 hour news cycle has changed its focus to the Fiscal Cliff. I’m writing today to give you our thoughts.

First, even though Boulder is more liberal than most places, our clients probably resemble the country at large in the division between Republicans and Democrats. So for obvious reasons there are some of you that are happy with the results and others that aren’t. I have always tried to keep my comments focused on the economic and market impacts of our government, and discuss policies rather than people. The rhetoric has gotten vitriolic, and I find in everyday conversations people’s emotions have gotten frayed. So, please allow me to attempt some non-partisan comments on our current situation.READ MORE