December 1, 2010 Erskine Bowles said investors still like investing in U.S. debt because other places look so bad. But it's all relative. Just because the U.S. is a safer place to invest in than Western European nations doesn't mean it's not in trouble.
December 1, 2010 Obama's fiscal panel's final report was immediately panned as having too few or too many teeth. It included doubling the gas tax, raising the Social Security retirement age and capping discretionary spending.