Rep. Patrick Murphy, D-Jupiter, and Rep. David Joyce, R-Ohio, called for more cooperation between Republicans and Democrats when the two appeared together Friday at a Forum Club of the Palm Beaches lunch to discuss a bipartisan bill to trim the deficit.
Murphy and Joyce are members of a bipartisan group of House freshmen seeking to find common ground on deficit issues. They co-sponsored a bill called the Savings, Accountability, Value and Efficiency (SAVE) Act, which identifies about $200 billion in savings over 10 years by adopting efficiency recommendations from the Government Accountability Office.
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