Ask the Expert: What Is the Deficit Commission?

Michael Linden explains what the deficit commission is, what its goals are, and how it can best achieve those goals.

What is the deficit commission? What are the commission’s goals? What are the most effective ways it can meet its goals?

(transcript, mp4,YouTube)

For more information, see:

The positions of American Progress, and our policy experts, are independent, and the findings and conclusions presented are those of American Progress alone. A full list of supporters is available here. American Progress would like to acknowledge the many generous supporters who make our work possible.


Michael Linden

Managing Director, Economic Policy