December 18, 2014

Bush Tax Cuts Key Issue in Boxer-Fiorina Race

August 14, 2010
The Sacramento Bee

Excerpt

But many experts say members of Congress should be careful spending money they don't have.

"To me the question is, can we afford the tax cuts to be made permanent, and my answer to that is no," said Robert Bixby, executive director of the nonpartisan Concord Coalition, a group that promotes fiscal responsibility. "My take on it is that any extension should be very short-term. But who's included, and for how long, I think are still moving parts."