POLITICO reports this week about the latest in the indefinite series of fiscal cliffs that Congress likes to set up for itself. This time, a handful of budget deadlines and a debt limit fight will soon come together as Congress, the President, and leaders on both sides seem to want different things.

These fights are yet another reminder of the inherent dysfunction in the Congressional budget process and how important it is to fundamentally fix things. Read the full story here, and read our original research on fixing the process here.