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PBS NewsHour | Obama's Deficit-Reduction Plan Puts Politics, Policy in Focus | PBS

Duration: 13:43
Program: PBS NewsHour #10157
Broadcast Date: Sep. 19, 2011

President Obama on Monday called for $1.5 trillion in new taxes aimed at wealthy Americans as part of a plan to reduce the deficit by $3 trillion over 10 years. Gwen Ifill discusses the proposal with Phillip Swagel of the American Enterprise Institute and Robert Greenstein of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.

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Post Date: September 19, 2011