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Super Committee Democrats

Sam Stein

Super Committee Democrats Propose Scrapping Bush Tax Cut Debate In Exchange For Billions In Revenue | Sam Stein | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Under their latest proposal to the deficit reduction super committee, Democrats would agree to undertake comprehensive tax reform that i...

How to Achieve Transparency for the Super Committee

Ellen Miller | Posted 12.26.2011 | Politics
Ellen Miller

Whatever combination of savings and new taxes this panel devises will be fast-tracked to the floor of both chambers, without amendments, for an immediate vote. This is an unprecedented amount of power densely concentrated in the hands of a few.

Super Congress Dems Unveil Massive Plan

Reuters/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.26.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - U.S. Democrats are proposing $2.5 trillion to $3 trillion in measures to reduce the budget deficit, including revenue increases and signi...

Michael McAuliff

Democrats' Deficit Plans Highlight Super Congress Divide | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats in the House offered up their ideas for the budget-slashing super committee Thursday, insisting again that the effort be "bala...

Deficit Super Committee Continues Deadlock

Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics

By ANDREW TAYLOR, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) -- The super committee is struggling. After weeks of secret meetings, the 12-member defic...

Inside The Connections Of 'Super Congress' Members

The Center For Public Integrity | Sandy Johnson | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics

Every member of the Super Congress comes with a history of political patrons and connections with special interests. The Center for Public Integrity's...