Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, left, and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., right, co-chairs of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, wrap up the first organizational meeting of the so-called ... more 
Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, left, and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., right, co-chairs of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, wrap up the first organizational meeting of the so-called "supercommittee" on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011. Made up of six Republican and six Democratic members of Congress, the panel is charged with finding, by Thanksgiving, $1.5 trillion in savings over the next decade. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By J. Scott Applewhite
Thu, Sep 8, 2011 3:18 PM EDT