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    Entitlement and Tax Reform

    Senators Kerrey and Danforth held a news conference after the final session of the Bipartisan Commission on Entitlement and Tax Reform. The Senators talked about the accomplishments…

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform

    This was the last hearing of the Bipartisan Commission on Entitlement. The goal of the commission was to recommend ways to help control entitlement spending. Some approaches…

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform

    Senators Kerrey and Danforth emphasized the importance of the commission’s findings, even though the problems will occur 30 to 40 years in the future. They claimed that their…

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform

    Commission members discussed the specifics of Senator Kerrey’s and Senator Danforth’s plan to reform entitlement and Social Security programs in order to maintain solvency and…

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform Final Hearing

    In their final hearing, commission members heard testimony from four different panels. The 32 member commission sought bipartisan agreement on long-term entitlement reform and…

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform

    Commission members heard testimony from representatvies of several groups concerning procedures for reforming entitlement programs and the tax structure.

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform

    Commission members heard testimony from five different panels composed of state and local government officials, and representatives of veterans, military and civil service retirees, and the…

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform Interim Report

    Senators Kerrey and Danforth spoke briefly about the commission’s report, which it had just passed on to the president by a 31 to 1 vote. They then took questions from the press.

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform Interim Report

    In its fourth meeting, the members discussed the magnitude of entitlement-related problems as projected into the 21st Century. They voted on the contents of their interim report which…

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform

    In the second session of the President’s Bipartisan Commission on Entitlement and Tax Reform, members disussed the long-term fiscal issues facing future generations of America.

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    Entitlement and Tax Reform

    The focus of the first session of the commission was the many long-term fiscal issues facing U.S. citizens. Commission members were appointed by President Clinton and Democratic and…

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    Entitlement Reform Commission Announcement

    The president announced to the media that Senator Kerrey will chair a bipartisan Commission on Entitlement Reform. The commission will report its recommendations directly to the…

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