Bipartisan budget solutions: On Being's 'Civil Conversations Project'
Broadcast: Minnesota Public Radio News Presents, 10/26/2012, 12:00 p.m.
Democrat Alice Rivlin and former Republican U.S. Sen. Pete Domenici discuss how to reach common ground in the debate over federal taxing and spending. Krista Tippett moderates the conversation she calls "The Political Bridge People."
- Pete Domenici: US Senator (R-New Mexico) 1973-2009. Senior Fellow and co-chair, Debt Reduction Task Force, Bi-Partisan Policy Center. Former Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee.
- Alice Rivlin: Economist and senior fellow, Brookings Institution. Former director of the Office of Management and Budget. Former Federal Reserve Vice Chair. Co-chair of the Debt Reduction Task Force, Bi-Partisan Policy Center.
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- About Alice Rivlin
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- Brookings Institution