'Supercommittee' on Deficit Reduction Invites Your Suggestions

Susan Jones
By Susan Jones | September 13, 2011 | 11:02 AM EDT

Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.), co-chairs of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, on Tuesday launched the committee's official Web site at

"This public website will allow visitors to view the latest news and notices, live stream hearings and submit suggestions for the Committee’s consideration. Viewers may also access the adopted rules of the Committee and navigate to each member’s personal website," they said.  

"We Want Your Input," the home page says. "Pass along your suggestions to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction.  What can we do to reduce our nation's deficit?  Write to us today."

So go ahead. You have the address.

Oh, P.S. -- "We won't be able to respond directly to every recommendation, but we will incorporate your guidance in our work."