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Huntsman: "There's Going To Have To Be Shared Sacrifice"

JON HUNTSMAN, candidate for the GOP presidential nomination: Well, I would say that there's going to have to be a shared sacrifice in this country. And I think that people at all levels are going to have to step up, whether it's recognizing that Medicare is going to be done a little differently; Social Security is going to be done a little differently. And as president, I wouldn't hesitate to call on sacrifice from all of our people, even those at the very highest end of the income spectrum. I think there's -

JEFFREY BROWN, PBS: Higher taxes for those at the highest -

JON HUNTSMAN: There's - there is - well, I'm not saying - (chuckles) - higher taxes. I'm saying that there are contributions that they can make, too. And as president, when you look at the full spectrum of options at where this country is and what we need to deliver - a truly competitive economy for our people - we're going to have to ask for sacrifice. And I'm not going to hesitate to do that.

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