Addressing Short- and Long-Term Fiscal Challenges

Full Committee Hearing

Date: Wednesday, January 21, 2009 Time: 10:00 AM

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The Senate Budget Committee held a hearing on January 21, 2009 to hear testimony about addressing short- and long-term fiscal challenges. The Committee heard testimony from three leading experts: Dr. Robert D. Reischauer, the Honorable Alice M. Rivlin, and Dr. Rudy Penner.

A transcript of Chairman Conrad's opening remarks, archived video of the entire hearing, and other materials are below, including the prepared testimony of the witnesses.

Additional Materials

Transcript of Sen. Conrad's Opening Remarks
Charts Used During the Hearing

Full Hearing Video