It's nice to see that the debt reduction committee got off to such a cordial start; appearances are often deceiving. Full story.
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U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ), U.S. Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT), U.S. Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) and U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) talk after the first meeting of the bi-partisan and bi-cameral Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction on Capitol Hill September 8 in Washington, DC. This was the first meeting of the so-called "Super Committee" formed to make further cuts in the U.S. deficit.