Federal Budget Negotiations
Expressing disappointment with the progress of federal budget negotiations, Democratic leaders and administration officials criticized… read more
Expressing disappointment with the progress of federal budget negotiations, Democratic leaders and administration officials criticized Republican congressional leaders for not accepting Democratic budget proposals. After their remarks they answered questions from reporters. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- 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
Congressional Budget Proposals
After their meeting at the U.S. Capitol, Democratic congressional leaders talked with reporters about the status of…
Senator Daschle, Representative Gephardt, and others talked to reporters about the budget negotiations. They…
Tax Cut Legislation
Democratic leaders talked to reporters about a Republican proposal for a tax cut. They contrasted that plan to…
Democratic leaders spoke to reporters about their legislative agenda, particularly a patient’s bill of rights.