October 30, 2014

Deficit Talks Will Test the GOP Focus on Tax Rates

November 12, 2012
Seattle Times (Associated Press)

Excerpt

Bob Bixby of the Concord Coalition, which advocates balanced federal budgets, said lawmakers must spell out exactly which deductions they want to trim if any deficit-reduction compromise is to occur.

"It's important for people to start talking about those by name," Bixby said, "and not just about `closing loopholes.'"