Congressional Debt Reduction Special Committee


AIR DATE: Thursday, August 4, 2011
OVERVIEW:
John Wonderlich and Paul Krawzak spoke about the formation, composition, and public disclosure provisions for the so-called "Super Congress" group of lawmakers who would be tasked with identifying $1.5 trillion in debt reduction over the next ten years, as required by the new debt deal signed into law by President Obama. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Jamin Raskin also participated via telephone.
KEYWORDS: Business & Commerce, Budget, Legislative Branch