Entitlement and Tax Reform

The Entitlement Commission met to recommend ways to control entitlement premiums for Medicare coverage and reductions in itemized tax… read more

The Entitlement Commission met to recommend ways to control entitlement premiums for Medicare coverage and reductions in itemized tax deductions for upper income brackets. Mr. Wessel discussed the accomplishments of the commission thus far. He initially outlined the difficulty in agreement on what the recommendations will be and what kind of a consensus can be achieved. Many ideas for tax cuts had been proposed and significant changes to Social Security. Callers asked about Social Security overages being spent instead of saved or reinvested, removing corporate entertainment deductions and reinvesting government IOUs. close

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Entitlement and Tax Reform

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Program ID:
62196-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 14, 1994 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 14, 1994 | 9:31am EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Dec 14, 1994 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 14, 1994 | 9:31am EST | C-SPAN 1
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