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What Is Fair When It Comes To Bringing Down The Deficit

April 10, 2012

This afternoon, President Obama is in Florida, a key battleground state, addressing the economy and taxes. Ahead of a Monday Senate vote and as Americans are filing their taxes, the President will discuss the so-called “Buffett Rule” which boosts taxes on millionaires with a focus on fairness.

Hot Topics: September 20, 2011

September 20, 2011

– Deficit Reduction Plan; Are the Cuts Legitimate?
– Rising Concern About New Layoffs
– The Super Committee: Who Are They? And Are They Up for the Task?

Reducing the deficit is never an easy task

July 13, 2011

In 1990, President Bush found himself in a similar position as President Obama currently is in – trying to broker a sweeping deficit reduction agreement.