Obama's Deficit-Reduction Plan Puts Politics, Policy in...

Aired: 9/19/2011 | 0:13:43 | Clip
President Obama on Monday called for $1.5 trillion in new taxes aimed at wealthy Americans as part of a plan to reduce the deficit by $3 trillion over 10 years. Gwen Ifill discusses the proposal with Phillip Swagel of the American Enterprise Institute and Robert Greenstein of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.