Major Garrett

Major Garrett is the congressional correspondent for "U.S. News & World Report," He has appeared on such television programs as "Hardball "with Chris Mathews, CNN's "Crossfire," and "The Today Show," Former congressman Timothy J. Penny, now a senior fellow at the University of Minnesota's Humphrey Institute and policy chair of the budget watchdog group Concord Coalition, lives in Waseca, Minnesota. Their previous book was "Common Cents."