Fiscal commission in search of consensus

Wednesday - 10/27/2010, 10:31am EDT

Ian Swanson, news editor, The Hill

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How can the U.S. balance its budget and reduce its long-term deficit? President Obama's bipartisan fiscal commission is expected to make recommendations in December, but one member of that panel says the current political climate is threatening to undermine those proposals. Ian Swanson, news editor for The Hill, joins us to discuss Senator Dick Durbin's comments.