Could US Debt Be Downgraded to Junk Status?

2:16 PM ET Mon, 20 Dec 2010

Moody's warned that the tax bill could have a negative effect on US debt. Now that the bill has passed, there are some concerns US Treasurys could be downgraded. Peter Morici, a professor at U of Maryland; Rodney Anderson, author of "Credit 911"; and CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses the likelihood of that scenario.