October 24, 2016

Recent Events

Balancing Incomes, Balancing Budgets: Can Washington Do Both?
October 17, 2016 6:00pm - 7:00pm
How do income inequality and fiscal responsibility relate? Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin and Dr. Jared Bernstein, two of the nation's leading economists, will offer their perspectives of these critical issues and policy considerations for the next...
Fiscal Fridays Festival
October 14, 2016 8:30am - 11:30am

Come Learn What Candidates Have to Say About Federal Budget Challenges at the Fiscal Fridays Festival

Fiscal Fridays, an NH1 series that has interviewed fourteen candidates for president, the House and Senate, continues with the Fiscal Fridays Festival on October...

The Lookout Campaign: Our Fiscal Future, Presented by The Concord Coalition
October 13, 2016 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The public is invited to join two fiscal policy experts in a nonpartisan discussion on the fiscal challenges facing the nation, Congress and the next president. Special guests include former Congressman William H. Zeliff and Chase Hagaman, the New England Regional Director of The Concord...

NC Next conference - North Carolina Free Enterprise Foundation
October 5, 2016 9:30am - 2:30pm

J.D. Foster, Vice President, Economic Policy Division, and Chief Economist for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, will keynote a conference with a vision for the future speech: what will the economy look like in 20 years, and what can we do to make it look like we want it to.

The Concord...

Washington University in St. Louis and Concord Coalition Host Federal Budget Experts at 6 PM Thursday
September 29, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

In a program Thursday night at Washington University, three of the nation's leading experts on the federal budget will discuss will discuss the difficult fiscal challenges facing the next president and Congress.

The program, a week and a half before the presidential debate at the...

Winston-Salem Chamber hosts Interactive Budget Exercise
September 14, 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Sara Imhof will facilitate Winston-Salem Chamber members in an exercise where they decide among policy alternatives that can put America more sound fiscal footing for the long-haul. They will discuss entitlement and tax reform, along with domestic spending priorities and the military.

Policy Director Discusses Budgetary Politics and the Fiscal Challenge with Federal Employees
August 31, 2016 10:45am - 11:45am

Policy Director Joshua Gordon participates in discussion about the nation's fiscal challenge and the current state of budgetary politics for federal employees enrolled in the Advanced Budgetary Class at the Georgetown University Government Affairs Institute.

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...