This month saw warnings from three official sources regarding the long-term financial condition of the country.
The co-chairs of the non-partisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget – Governor Mitch Daniels, Secretary Leon Panetta, and Congressman Tim Penny – offered ten action steps to secure our fiscal future for the president-elect.
Former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell and New Hampshire Senator Judd Gregg, co-chairs of the Campaign to Fix the Debt, discussed what Donald Trump could do about the national debt on CNBC’s Squawk Box.
Donald Trump shouldn’t add to the national debt when it is already high by historical standards. That's the message Maya MacGuineas had on CBS's Face the Nation.
With deficits and national debt on the rise, Congress invited us to offer some guidance. Campaign to Fix the Debt co-chair Judd Gregg, steering committee member Alice Rivlin, and Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget co-chair Mitch Daniels testified before the Joint Economic Committee of Congress.
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