Federal Budget and the 2016 Presidential Campaign
Former Senators Bob Kerrey (D-NE) and Jack Danforth (R-MO) talked about Congress and the federal budget. Twenty years ago both were members of a bipartisan commission examining Social Security, Medicare, and tax reform. In this forum both senators agreed that the upcoming decade would be critical and urged 2016 presidential candidates to make the the budget the top priority of their political campaigns. After the senators left, the panelists discussed their comments further. close
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Robert L. Bixby Executive Director Concord Coalition
John C. Danforth U.S. Senator (Former) [R] Missouri
G. "Bill" William Hoagland Senior Vice President Bipartisan Policy Center
Bob Kerrey U.S. Senator (Former) [D] Nebraska
Maya MacGuineas President Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
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