A debate is raging over the changes needed to decrease the deficit, and different committees have been formed to come up with plans for cost reductions. Here are the actions suggested by the three committees:
The Washington Post - November 22, 2010
Some accord seen in debate over deficit Article | After an election dominated by vague demands for less debt and smaller government, the sacrifices necessary to achieve those goals are coming into sharp focus. Big cuts at the Pentagon. Higher taxes, including those on homeownership and health care. Smaller Social Security checks and higher Medic...