Discussion on the Federal Budget

Eric Pianin and Andrew Taylor were interviewed about past federal budget battles, the interaction between Congress and the president, the… read more

Eric Pianin and Andrew Taylor were interviewed about past federal budget battles, the interaction between Congress and the president, the current budget disagreements, the failure of the House to pass its budget prior to recess, and the April 18 nomination of Rob Portman to succeed Josh Bolten as White House Budget Director.

In 1997, Eric Pianin and George Hager co-authored Mirage: Why Neither Democrats Nor Republicans Can Balance the Budget, End the Deficit and Satisfy the Public. It covered the federal budget conflicts and process from Presidents Reagan to Clinton. Andrew Taylor covers budget issues for the Associated Press. close

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Program ID:
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Category:
Interview
Format:
Roundtable
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 24, 2006
Last Aired:
Apr 30, 2006

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  • Apr 24, 2006 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 25, 2006 | 1:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 25, 2006 | 7:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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