Simpson-Bowles Budget A Caricature, Says Pelosi

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) says the reason she voted against the Simpson-Bowles budget late Wednesday afternoon was because the budget was a “caricature” of President Obama’s budget. (:18)

 

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