Fiscal Cliff, Tax Reform

Former Obama and Reagan administration advisers gave their assessment of the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and… read more

Former Obama and Reagan administration advisers gave their assessment of the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress fails to reach a new budget agreement. Peter Orszag was President Obama’s budget director and Martin Feldstein was the top economic adviser to President Ronald Reagan. Peter Cook moderated.

The panel “Finding Common Ground on Tax Reform: Policy Options and Political Realities” was part of the Peterson Foundation forum titled “Post Election: The Fiscal Cliff and Beyond,” held in the Knight Conference Center at the Newseum. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
309491-6
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 16, 2012
Last Aired:
Nov 22, 2012

Airing Details

  • Nov 16, 2012 | 11:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 17, 2012 | 6:58pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 19, 2012 | 3:52pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 21, 2012 | 5:33am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 22, 2012 | 12:15am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 22, 2012 | 6:15am EST | C-SPAN 3
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