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Wed November 28, 2012
Politics

Sen. Chambliss On Why He's Willing To Raise Taxes

Originally published on Wed November 28, 2012 12:06 pm

Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep talks with Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss about the prospects of negotiating a bipartisan plan to avert the fiscal cliff and whether lawmakers can reach an agreement over how to raise revenue. Chambliss was a member of the Gang of Six, a bipartisan group of senators that has tried in the past to reach a long-term deal to reduce the deficit.