Choosing a budget: easier said than done

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By NBC’s Kelsey Ognibene

On today’s show, Chuck spoke to Rep. Steve LaTourette (R-OH) and Rep. Jim Cooper (D-TN) about their attempt to pass a bipartisan budget back in March 2012. Their plan, the Cooper-LaTourette Budget, only received 38 votes and will be reintroduced the day after Election Day, November 7.

 

Currently, with no agreement on the budget, the United States in in danger of losing its top credit rating if a budget that decreases debt cannot be agreed upon.

Choosing a budget: easier said than done

Updated