Activists After White House Fiscal Cliff Meeting

Political activists spoke outside the White House after meeting with President Obama and Vice President Biden to discuss the “fiscal… read more

Political activists spoke outside the White House after meeting with President Obama and Vice President Biden to discuss the “fiscal cliff,” the impending budget cuts and tax increases at the end of 2012 if Congress failed to reach a budget agreement. They focused on extending Bush-era tax cuts for the middle class and protecting entitlement programs while also noting noted the strong support from minority groups for the president in his re-election bid. close

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  • Campbell, Simone Executive Director NETWORK Catholic Social Justice Lobby
  • Henderson, Wade President and CEO Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
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Activists After White House Fiscal Cliff Meeting

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309499-3
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 16, 2012
Last Aired:
Nov 17, 2012

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  • Nov 16, 2012 | 8:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 16, 2012 | 11:38pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 17, 2012 | 6:38am EST | C-SPAN 1
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