355May 31, 2013
Long-Term Health Care
Retirement finance experts and policy professionals spoke about a push by Congress to create a government funded long-term care insurance program.*The Commission on Long-Term Care’s Mark ...
209Feb 5, 2013
Federal Income Tax
Panelists talked about the history of the federal income tax, which was enabled by the ratification of the Sixteenth Amendment one hundred years previously. They also discussed proposals for ...
635Jan 8, 2013
Deficit and Debt Reduction
Former Congressional Budget Office (CBO) and White House officials evaluated the “fiscal cliff” legislation passed by Congress on January 1, 2013. David Marron talked about the tax ...
1,384Oct 2, 2012
January 2013 Tax Increases
Panelists talked about the impact on taxpayers if Congress allows the economy to fall off the “fiscal cliff,” referring to impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if ...
265Dec 7, 2010
Tax Reform and Deficit Reduction
Panelists talked about plans to reduce the federal debt and reform the U.S. tax code. They also talked about the compromise between President Obama and congressional Republican leaders reached ...
77Feb 3, 2009
Panelists talked about modifications made by employers to their retirement plans in the changing economic environment, the potential impact of changes in retirement benefits on workers, and how ...
15Jun 1, 2004
The Perfect Budget Storm
The panelists talked about the federal budget. They noted that the federal deficit continued to increase, while revenues dropped due to tax cuts and spending grew due to Medicare, Social ...
20Oct 5, 1999
The Budget-Making Process
Participants discussed the federal budget surplus, spending caps, and Republican and Democratic plans to use the surplus. After their discussion they answered questions from the audience.
5Jun 23, 1993
Budget Reconciliation Legislation
Mr. Gleckman, who covers tax policy and economic trends and productivity, discussed the progress of the budget reconciliation bill in the Senate and the role of the President Clinton in passing ...
5Feb 5, 1992
The journalists discussed the capital gains reduction proposed by President Bush in the State of the Union Address. They specifically discussed the definition of the capital gains tax and its ...
9Oct 3, 1986
Week in Review
8May 8, 1986
Tax Reform Provisions
Howard Gleckman discussed the provisions in the new tax reform bill and answered questions from viewers.