Why Democrats lose: The super committee appointees

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August 2, 2011
Our Future Blog
by Robert Borosage  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"The debt ceiling agreement passed by Congress today sets up a 12-person 'super committee' with extraordinary powers and the mandate to locate $1.5 trillion in spending cuts and/or increased revenues .... If you care about Social Security or Medicare or Medicaid, be very worried." [editor's note: if you add the phrase "as they are presently constituted" to the last sentence of this blurb, the question becomes clearer - SAT] (08/01/11)


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