Obama's panel to tackle deficit will be led by Simpson, Bowles:

02/17/2010 | Washington Post, The

President Barack Obama plans to sign an executive order to create an 18-member commission that will come up with a plan for reducing the budget deficit by 2015, administration officials said. The panel will be headed by former Sen. Alan Simpson, R-Wyo., and Erskine Bowles, who served as President Bill Clinton's chief of staff.

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