Storylines to Watch During the VP Debate
Today marks a moment in the presidential campaign that is not squarely focused on the presidential hopefuls, but rather, on their running mates.
And joined now by Republican congressman Mike Pence he's from Indiana he's a Tea Party favorite. And who we saw an idea vowing to shut down the government if Democrats wouldn't agree to steep budget cuts. And also enjoyed by congressman Chris man at the top Democrat on the House Budget Committee
Welcome back to real. Deal I gotta tie on and not just make my mom happy it's because we're sitting down with a big shot mr. Steve Rattner former car czar remember the whole redoing of our auto industry. We are pressing him about how the game was played my friends why everybody saying we're in
On "Top Line," Indiana Congressman Mike Pence calls for GOP to take a stand.
It's time to pick a fight. And if liberals in the senate would rather play political games. And shut down the government instead of making a small down payment on fiscal discipline and reform I say. Shut it down. Those fighting words from congressman Mike Pence was rallying the Tea Party to shut
Sus representative pence stepped down are you planning to step down for new leadership position are you running for president. Well let me say. Two years ago I was asked to serve in leadership position in the congress. Which after spending most of my career fighting runaway spending under
Let me put that in perspective. How would your ratings they at 75 million dollars spent against you. And that is a question that only House Speaker Nancy Pelosi citizens being minority leader Nancy Pelosi can answer for top line starts right now. Hello and welcome to ABC top line I'm Rick Klein
Jake's on the road in India looking at the headlines in Washington and beyond
And the bush era tax cuts expire at the end of this year. If congress doesn't extend them taxes will go up to every one. One man says that would be a good thing. David Stockman was the budget director for president Ronald Reagan. He criticizes his party sticking with the tax cut mantra and he joins
What what's the significance of this document this pledge. Well I think hopefully it demonstrates that over the last year Republicans get we've been listening the American people. Trying to determine what are the most. Important things to do right now get this economy moving again its spending