Bipartisan Policy Center to Launch Debt Reduction Task Force

Jan 25, 2010, 10:00 ET from Bipartisan Policy Center

Former Senate Budget Chairman Pete Domenici and Former OMB and CBO Director Alice Rivlin to craft specific plan to cut unsustainable U.S. debt

Watch the live webcast beginning at 10:30 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) will launch its Debt Reduction Task Force, led by former Senator Pete Domenici and Dr. Alice Rivlin, with top budget experts, business leaders, stakeholders, and former elected officials today, Monday, January 25, 2010.  

After providing an overview of the Task Force, former Senate Budget Committee Chairman Domenici (R-NM), and Dr. Rivlin, the first director of the Congressional Budget Office, former Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve Board, and Office of Management and Budget Director during the Clinton Administration, will answer questions from attendees at the Bipartisan Policy Center's brand new media facility in Washington, D.C. beginning at 10:30 AM.  

Under the leadership of former Senator Domenici and Dr. Rivlin, the BPC's Task Force, composed of the nation's leading budget authorities from both sides of the aisle, will develop a comprehensive and politically-viable plan for consideration by Congress and the Administration.  Federal budget expert Charles Konigsberg recently joined the BPC and will direct the Domenici-Rivlin Task Force.  



WHO:

Bipartisan Policy Center Founder and Advisory Board Member Tom Daschle


Former Senator Pete V. Domenici and Dr. Alice Rivlin



WHAT:

Launch of Bipartisan Policy Center's Debt Reduction Task Force



WHEN:

Monday, January 25, 2010


Press Conference at 10:30 AM



WHERE:

Bipartisan Policy Center


1225 I Street NW, Suite 1000


Washington, DC 20005




Watch the webcast here.


Follow the event on Twitter here @BPC_Bipartisan.




About the Bipartisan Policy Center:

In 2007, former U.S. Senate Majority Leaders Howard Baker, Tom Daschle, Bob Dole, and George Mitchell formed the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) to develop and promote solutions that can attract the public support and political momentum to achieve real progress. The BPC acts as an incubator for policy efforts that engage top political figures, advocates, academics, and business leaders in the art of principled compromise. For more information please visit our website: http://www.bipartisanpolicy.org/

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