August 29, 2016

Recent Events

AARP listening session - Cedar Rapids Republican Women
August 24, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Sara to attend Cedar Rapids Republican Women forum on SS reform - Iowa and national AARP.

Policy Director Presents to Washington Campus Students
August 23, 2016 10:00am - 11:30am

Policy Director Joshua Gordon presents a chart talk about the nation's fiscal challenges to visiting MBA students enrolled in the Washington Campus education program.

Planning call - "On the Issues" with Michael Gousha featuring Reid Ribble on SS reform (Marquette U)
August 16, 2016 11:00am - 11:30am

Conference call with Michael Gousha, Ribble staff, and Phil LaRue to discuss the opportunity for Oct. 11 "On the Issues" with Michael Gousha at Marquette University, featuring Congressman Ribble to discuss federal budget issues, his SS reform proposal, etc.

North Carolina Executives Roundtable
August 12, 2016 11:30am - 1:00pm

Concord's Director of Grassroots Advocacy and Education will present to the Executives the nation's short- and long-term fiscal challenges, the cause and consequences of budget deficits, and opportunities for leadership to improve the nation's outlook.

Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives - Annual Conference
August 10, 2016 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Sara Imhof led Principles & Priorities interactive budget exercise for Chamber executives.

Lookout Project Hill Briefing on Health Care Costs
August 10, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am

The Concord Coalition hosts a forum for Congressional staff featuring a discussion of current legislative and regulatory efforts on health care cost control. Policy Director, Joshua Gordon, moderates with health care experts and stakeholders.

Policy Director Presents to Washington Campus Students
August 9, 2016 10:00am - 11:15am

Policy Director Joshua Gordon presents a chart talk about the nation's fiscal challenges to visiting MBA students enrolled in the Washington Campus education program.

Principles & Priorities - Interactive Budget Exercise at Longwood U.
July 20, 2016 11:08am

The Concord Coalition to facilitate Longwood University students and community members in an interactive budget exercise where they make their own deficit reduction plans based on their own priorities (consensus building around solutions).

3:30-5pm - student interactive budget exercise...

Concord Coalition Education & Grassroots Director Presents to Winston-Salem Reynolda Rotary
July 15, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Concord Coalition Education & Grassroots Director Presents to Winston-Salem Reynolda Rotary. 

Winston-Salem Reynolda Rotary Club
July 15, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Spoke to 40+ Rotarians in Winston-Salem about federal budget (and political) challenges.  Encouraged them to be fiscal Lookouts for Concord.  

WHO - Jan Mickelson radio show
July 13, 2016 4:21pm

Members of the Iowa First Budget Cabinet - Jeff Danielson and David Oman - spoke with Jeff Angelo (radio  host, also member of First Budget Cabinet) about grassroots advocacy for Fiscal Responsibility since the time of First Budget.

Rep. Reid Ribble Social Security Legislation Press Conference
July 13, 2016 10:45am - 11:45am

Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert Bixby speaks at press conference with Congressman Reid Ribble to introduce the "Save Our Social Security Act". 

Concord Coalition Volunteers Appear on WHO Radio Morning Show
July 13, 2016 9:30am - 10:30am

Concord Coalition Volunteers Appear on WHO Radio Morning Show. 

Volunteer meeting: Charlotte
July 7, 2016 10:30am - 12:00pm

Sara met with 6 Charlotte area Concord supporters, including 3 new people, to discuss grassroots activities and our need for their help in the Charlotte community.

'Fiscal Fridays' with Senator Kelly Ayotte
July 1, 2016 10:30am - 11:00am

'Fiscal Fridays' with Senator Kelly Ayotte.