Debt Ceiling

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew spoke at a Bipartisan Policy Center forum on raising the debt ceiling. He urged Congress to raise the… read more

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew spoke at a Bipartisan Policy Center forum on raising the debt ceiling. He urged Congress to raise the debt ceiling and said the government was likely to exhaust its borrowing authority sometime in late February or early March. Following his speech panelists talked about his remarks and raising the debt ceiling.

Tony Fratto

Managing Partner, Hamilton Place Strategies

Former Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs, U.S. Treasury

Lawrence B. Lindsey

Former Director of the National Economic Council

Assistant to the President on Economic Policy, George W. Bush

Rudolph G. Penner

Former Director of the Congressional Budget Office

Institute Fellow, the Urban Institute

Amanda Sayegh

Minister-Counsellor, Economic

Australian Government

Paul Sheard

Chief Global Economist and Head of Global Economics and Research

Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services

Moderated by:

Sudeep Reddy

Economics Reporter, The Wall Street Journal close

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 3, 2014
Last Aired:
Feb 9, 2014

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