PBS NewsHour To Fix Budget Deficit Congress 'Punts' or Jumps 'Off Cliff'
Congress Will Decide to 'Punt Again' or 'Jump Off Cliff' to Fix Budget Deficit Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: To Fix Budget Deficit Congress 'Punts' or Jumps 'Off Cliff'
Should Congress fail to pass a balanced budget by the end of 2012, America could face serious repercussions. Judy Woodruff talks to the Congressional Budget Office's former director Alice Rivlin and Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget's Maya MacGuineas about why budget reform talks need to shift to policy, not politics.
Premiere Date: 08/22/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E