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The Super Committee Has A Duty.

As the 12 members of the Joint Committee for Deficit Reduction begin another week of secret meetings, rumors abound regarding the progress or lack of progress being made towards reaching the basic goal of $1.2 trillion in deficit savings over

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Posted in Articles, Deficit, Robert Freeman, Super Committee, Washington, D.C.

Budget Chicken

It’s hard to believe that Congress is again playing chicken over another government shutdown. Do they actually think they can keep doing this and that it’s going to do anything other than further damage public confidence? Lost in the the

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Posted in Articles, Budget, Government Shutdown, Howard Schweitzer, Super Committee, Washington, D.C.

Edicts Abound, but Where’s the Solution?

As the "Super Committee" wraps up a second week of work towards meeting its November 23 deadline for voting on a deficit reduction plan, edicts on what they should and should not consider and what they can and cannot propose

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