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Super Committee Deficit

Jennifer Bendery

Gabrielle Giffords' Office Urges Super Committee To Cut Lawmaker Pay | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) may not be back in Congress yet, but her staff is leading a bipartisan effort to pressure the super co...

Super Committee Deadlock: Heads They Win, Tails We Lose

Ellen Brown | Posted 01.18.2012 | Politics
Ellen Brown

The burgeoning debt has been blamed on reckless government and consumer spending; but the debt crisis was created, not by a social safety net bought and paid for by the taxpayers, but by a banking system taken over by Wall Street gamblers.

Deficit-Cutting Committee Deadlocked As Clock Ticks

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — With Congress' supercommittee stymied, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warned Thursday of a "paper tiger" Pentagon if the panel fail...