Stories tagged: supercommittee
Tue., Nov. 8, 2011, 5:29 p.m.
GOP makes new offer on taxes, Medicare cuts
With a Thanksgiving deadline fast approaching, the GOP members of a deficit-reduction supercommittee are pressing a plan to cut the deficit by about $1.5 trillion over the coming decade, showing …
Thu., Sept. 8, 2011, 2:39 p.m.
Protesters greet ‘supercommittee’
WASHINGTON – The 12 members of the congressional supercommittee charged with cutting the deficit faced challenges from protesters during their first meeting Thursday.
Thu., Sept. 8, 2011, 10:21 a.m.
Congressional debt reduction panel kicks off work
Republicans and Democrats on the special supercommittee warned of a financial crisis threatening future generations as the congressional debt reduction panel kicked off its work today with an imperative to …