Sen. Bernie Sanders on the Fiscal Cliff


AIR DATE: Thursday, November 15, 2012
OVERVIEW:

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) talked about the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress fails reach a new budget agreement. Topics included sequestration, tax policy, Social Security and Medicare, and the role of independents in the Senate. 

KEYWORDS: Business & Commerce, Federal Budget, Spending Cuts, Taxes