Obama to sign order for fiscal commission Thursday

WASHINGTON, Feb 16 (BestGrowthStock) – President Barack Obama will
sign an executive order on Thursday to establish a commission
with Democrats and Republicans charged with tackling the U.S.
deficit, a senior administration official said on Tuesday.

Obama will name Erskine Bowles, former chief of staff to
President Bill Clinton, along with former Republican Senator
Alan Simpson to serve as co-chairs of the commission, the
official said.

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(Reporting by Jeff Mason)

Obama to sign order for fiscal commission Thursday