House Democratic Steering Hearing Holds Hearing On US Economy (Matthew Slaughter)

House Democratic Steering Hearing Holds Hearing On US Economy

Committee Co-Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) (C) speaks with witnesses Dr. Matthew Slaughter (L) and Dr. Alan Blinder (R) at a hearing of the House Democratic Steering Hearing on Capitol Hill July 7, 2011 in Washington, DC. House Democrats called experts in the economy to testify about the state of the United State's economy and the possible effects of the nation defaulting on its debt.
(July 6, 2011 - Source: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images North America)