Fiscal cliff: Impact on feds, delivery of public service – November 30, 2012

Jacque Simon
AFGE Public Policy Director

  • 2013 premium increases in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Plan and the impact of federal employees
  • The fiscal cliff’s potential impact on federal employees

Former Rep. Bob Edgar (D-Pa.)
President and CEO, Common Cause

  • What a fiscal cliff deal might look like
  • Common Cause’s agenda for the remainder of 2012
  • Filibuster reform in the Senate

Josh Bivens
Research and Policy Director, Economic Policy Institute

Read the full transcript of our online chat with Beth Killoran, deputy assistant secretary for Information Technology and chief information officer at HHS.

  • Fiscal cliff analysis and EPI’s budget proposal
  • The need to create jobs and strengthen the social safety net