April 19, 2014

Budget Deal Is Goal of Senators Guided by Bowles-Simpson

September 20, 2012
Bloomberg Businessweek

Excerpt

The approach of relying on Simpson-Bowles is a logical alternative to the crush of tax increases and spending cuts that could cripple the U.S. economy, said Bob Bixby, head of the Concord Coalition, a nonprofit group that advocates for a balanced budget.

“It makes for a more rational cliff,” he said. “Letting the cliff go into effect is simply not good policy.”