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Question of the Week: The Federal Budget and Personal Finance


To solicit public opinion from around the country, the Commission on Political Reform (CPR) will propose a series of questions ahead of each of the national conversations. At these events, CPR will aggregate comments and questions from the social web and incorporate them into the program in real time.


The House and Senate are discussing competing visions for the federal budget this week. Do you follow the budget news coming from Washington? How does the federal budget affect the decisions you make about your family’s finances?

Please post your thoughts in the comments below. You can also tweet to us at @BPC_Bipartisan using the #EngageUSA hashtag or leave a message on our Facebook wall.