"Senate Finance Committee"

Confronting the Looming Fiscal Crisis

June 20, 2012

The Senate Finance Committee met yesterday to listen to an updated plan from former Senator Pete Domenici and Dr. Alice Rivlin of the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) on how to keep the U.S. economy from confronting the “fiscal cliff.”

Just the Facts: Deficit Commission member Sen. Max Baucus

August 4, 2010

Sen. Baucus became a senator in 1978 when he was appointed to fill a vacancy. Sen. Baucus is Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, as well as a member of the committees on Agriculture, Environment and Public Works, and Joint Tax (a non-partisan committee with Members from both the Senate and the House of Representatives).