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Roll Call
Senate Majority PAC Comes to Bayh's Aid in Indiana Senate Racehave not always been as progressive as those of other Democrats. In 2010, he re
Senate Majority PAC Comes to Bayh's Aid in Indiana Senate Race
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
have not always been as progressive as those of other Democrats. In 2010, he released a joint op-ed supportive of the Simpson-Bowles deficit reduction plan released that year that proposed raising the retirement age for Social Security. He... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats No Longer Divided Over Social Securityher primary race this year, McGinty criticized her opponent, former Rep. Joe Se
Democrats No Longer Divided Over Social Security
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
her primary race this year, McGinty criticized her opponent, former Rep. Joe Sestak, for previously supporting the Simpson-Bowles plan, which included provisions for raising the retirement age. And in Murphy's primary race against fellow... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers struggle to steer spotlight back to deficittake this issue on.” Of course, a smaller panel devoted to tackling budget iss
Lawmakers struggle to steer spotlight back to deficit
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
take this issue on.” Of course, a smaller panel devoted to tackling budget issues is not an entirely new idea. The Simpson-Bowles panel, the “supercommittee” and other smaller working groups have repeatedly convened to come up with a broad... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How big business lost Washingtongoing to get you much," said David Cote, chief executive of Honeywell. Cote sho
How big business lost Washington
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
going to get you much," said David Cote, chief executive of Honeywell. Cote should know: He was a member of the bipartisan Simpson-Bowles budget-balancing commission and later recruited 130 corporate executives to a "Fix the Debt" campaign. Neither... Read more
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The Hill
Trade-Equilibrium vs import certificatesMany suggestions have been made for bringing it under control. These include Bu
Trade-Equilibrium vs import certificates
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
Many suggestions have been made for bringing it under control. These include Buffett's import certificates (ICs) model, the Simpson-Bowles' model, and my model of trade equilibrium. It is important to evaluate the pros and cons of each approach... Read more
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Newsmax
CNBC's Ron Insana: Both Hillary and Trump's Economic Plans 'Disappoint' Meof four books on Wall Street. Insana instead touts a plan from a handful of ye
CNBC's Ron Insana: Both Hillary and Trump's Economic Plans 'Disappoint' Me
Newsmax / Posted a month ago
of four books on Wall Street. Insana instead touts a plan from a handful of years ago “when former Republican Senator Alan Simpson and former Clinton administration official Erskine Bowles released a plan that would that was so roundly criticized... Read more

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