The Financial Services Roundtable has joined trade groups from various other industries in calling on the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction to take significant action. "We believe it is crucial to act expeditiously to rein in spending, reform the tax code, reduce the deficit, and stabilize and ultimately lower America's level of debt. Economic growth is critical to our nation's fiscal health, and we believe that these steps will remove the threat of fiscal instability, improve certainty, and create a sustainable foundation for economic and job growth in the years ahead. Put simply, Congress must reform entitlement programs and comprehensively restructure the U.S. tax code," the letter stated. Learn more.