Obama Debt Commission Proposal Offends Everyone — So What Would You Cut?

By Tom McCarthy

Nov 10, 2010 11:46pm

After President Obama set up a bipartisan commision to tackle the $13.7 trillion dollar national debt, the heads of that commision put out some ideas today — and managed to offend pretty much everyone. Among their suggestions: reducing Social Security payments to the well-off, limiting how much mortgage interest and charity donations you can write off, a higher gas tax and a third fewer military bases overseas. So tonight we ask you: What would you cut?

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