US budget deficit panel sets briefing on proposals

WASHINGTON, Nov 10 (BestGrowthStock) – A presidential commission
exploring ways to balance the U.S. government’s budget has
scheduled a press briefing for Wednesday at 1 p.m. (1800 GMT)
to discuss recommendations being put forward by its
co-chairmen.

The 18-member panel, formed this year by President Barack
Obama, held a closed-door session on Capitol Hill on Wednesday
morning. It faces a Dec. 1 deadline to produce a final report
on cutting the national debt and budget deficit.
(Reporting by Kevin Drawbaugh; Editing by James Dalgleish)

US budget deficit panel sets briefing on proposals