House Speaker John Boehner (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

A new survey released Wednesday by the Financial Services Institute suggests that more than three-quarters of advisors believe that a deal will emerge to avert the fiscal cliff – but they’re also concerned about what will come of the DOL’s quest for a Fiduciary Rule.

The FSI polled nearly 2,500 independent financial advisors on issues including the “fiscal cliff,” the economy, taxes and other factors impacting their Main Street clients. This poll expanded on the polls FSI conducted in February and August with its financial advisor members.

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