Congressional Budget Proposals
After their meeting at the U.S. Capitol, Democratic congressional leaders talked with reporters about the status of federal budget negotiations. They were joined by White House officials. They took questions from the media.
People in this video
- Thomas "Tom" A. Daschle U.S. Senator [D] South Dakota
- Richard A. Gephardt U.S. Representative [D] Missouri
- Jacob "Jack" J. Lew Director Office of Management and Budget
- John D. Podesta Chief of Staff White House
- Bruce Reed Adviser White House->Domestic Policy
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