Telephone lines were open for comments on what the joint congressional Select Committee on Deficit Reduction should be doing. The… read more
Telephone lines were open for comments on what the joint congressional Select Committee on Deficit Reduction should be doing. The 12-member bipartisan committee was created as part of the Budget Control Act of 2011 and aims to recommend $1.2 trillion in budget deficit reduction over a ten-year period.
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