On cable and in still photos -- Sen. Claire McCaskill was positioned prominently right behind President Obama as he announced his "pay-as-you-go" proposal.
The above picture is via TIME
The plan asks Congress to pay for new benefit program increases by raising taxes, and cutting budgets.
"Paying for what you spend is basic common sense. Perhaps that's why, here in Washington, it has been so elusive," said President Obama.
More in the White House release HERE.