Shows featuring Robert Borosage

  • "Totally Self-Inflicted Damage": U.S. on Verge of Default as Pain from 16-Day Shutdown Spreads Hop
    The partial shutdown of the federal government has entered its 16th day, and the nation is now on the brink of a default as the government’s borrowing authority ends tomorrow. On Tuesday, Fitch Ratings warned it could cut the the U.S. government’s AAA debt rating if a deal to raise the debt limit is not reached....
    October 16, 2013 | Story
  • Bipartisan "Super Committee" Turns to Cutting Deficit with "Extraordinary" Powers Play_debt
    The bipartisan "super committee" tasked with finding a way out of the U.S. debt crisis has been established, but what can we expect? On Thursday, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi named the final three members to the 12-person panel, split evenly between Democrats and Republicans. They will have until November 3...
    August 12, 2011 | Story
  • Funding War? A Democratic Debate Between Rep Lynn Woolsey and Robert Borosage Iraqtroops
    The House is set to vote today on a controversial bill that sets a timetable for withdrawing U.S. troops from Iraq. The Democratic measure would give President Bush nearly $100 billion more for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. We host a debate with Rep. Lynn Woolsey, co-founder of the Out of Iraq Caucus in the House, and Robert Borosage of the Campaign for America’s Future. [includes...
    March 22, 2007 | Story