Oklahoma’s delegation sees two certainties in the 2112 congressional session: Debt and taxes
Oklahoma Reps. Tom Cole and James Lankford expect that House Republicans once again will propose major changes in entitlement spending, while Sen. Tom Coburn resumes talks with the Gang of Six on debt reduction.
BY CHRIS CASTEEL •
Published: January 22, 2012
WASHINGTON — Despite the political risks in a highly charged election year, House Republicans could push through a budget that proposes major changes to Medicare and Social Security, according to two Oklahoma lawmakers on the House Budget Committee.