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    Tax Reform

    Panelists discussed efforts to craft a tax reform package that would reduce rates and the deficit without eliminating tax breaks that benefit large portions of the middle class. Mark…

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    U.S. Fiscal Policy

    Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) talked about the federal budget situation, and afterward panelists discussed her remarks and the prospects for Congress reaching a budget agreement and plan for…

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    Senator Portman on the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction

    Senator Rob Portman (R-OH), a member of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, talked about reasons the committee failed to reach agreement. Following his remarks, economic…

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    Panel Discussion on Herman Cain's Tax Plan

    Republican 2012 presidential candidate Herman Cain’s senior economic adviser and several tax experts talked about Mr. Cain’s 9-9-9 tax plan. The proposal calls for a 9…

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    Joint Deficit Reduction Committee

    Panelists talked about the newly created joint congressional Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, which was created on August 2, 2011, as part of the Budget Control Act of 2011 and…

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    Federal Budget and the Economy

    Economists spoke about the national debt, deficit spending, and future fiscal policy. They generally agreed that President Obama’s budget was a missed opportunity in addressing…

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    William Gale Remarks on Deficit Spending

    William Gale spoke about the history of the U.S. budget deficit since 2001 and analyzed the reasons for the national debt. He also spoke about the Obama administration’s economic…

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    Obama Administration Fiscal Policies

    Peter Orszag talked about Obama’s administration’s fiscal policies during his tenure as director of Office of Management and Budget (OMB). He focused on the economic stimulus…

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    Federal Budget Outlook

    Representative Paul Ryan , the ranking member of the House Budget Committee, and a bipartisan panel of experts talked about problems posed by the current federal budget, strategies for…

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    Global Economic Outlook

    Georgetown University and the Financial Times hosted a discussion on the global economy. Chrystia Freeland moderated the panel which focused on the economic impact of financial market…

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    President-Elect Obama's Tax Cut Plan

    President-Elect Obama wants to include $300 billion in tax cuts as part of his overall economic stimulus package. William Gale talked about the potential impact of the tax cuts for…

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    Federal Intervention Financial Plan Forum

    The panel talked about the fate and implications of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008. Topics included the rescue package, the 2008 election cycle, the international…

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    Future of Entitlement Programs

    Participants spoke about the future of entitlement programs and the federal budget outlook. Topics included the projected shortfalls in Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, as well…

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    State of U.S. Financial Markets

    Sheila Bair delivered keynote remarks on the current state of the markets and possible policy solutions for alleviating the current credit crisis.  Following her presentation, Martin…

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    Federal Tax Reform

    Treasury officials spoke about the future of tax reform, the state of the economy, proposed plans to make several tax cuts permanent, as well as recent calls for Social Security…

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    Future of Domestic Policy

    Participants talked about President Bush’s fiscal policies as he enters his second term. Among the issues they addressed were tax policy, Social Security, health care…

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    Tax Policies of Presidential Candidates

    The guests talked about the tax policies of President Bush and Senator Kerry. They responded to telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail from viewers.

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    Balancing the Federal Budget

    Brookings Institution scholars talked about a report they are releasing today, “Restoring Fiscal Sanity: How to Balance the Budget.” The book analyzes the federal budget deficit…

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    Economic Stimulus Legislation

    Analysts and private citizens testified about the Bush administration’s economic stimulus proposals. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of proposed tax cuts on the…

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    Future of Tax Policy

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