4:00am

Fri December 3, 2010
Economy

Commission To Vote On Deficit-Slashing Proposal

The National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility is voting Friday on a plan to cut the federal deficit. Among other things, the plan would raise the Social Security retirement age and scale back some popular tax deductions. David Wessel, economics editor of The Wall Street Journal, talks to Steve Inskeep about what options are on the table.

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