June 26, 2017

Recent Events

Concord and the Charlotte Economics Club present a Federal Budget Panel Discussion
May 18, 2017 12:00pm - 1:30pm

The Concord Coalition in conjuction with the Charlotte Economics Club is pleased to present a timely discussion about current and long-term federal budget issues.  This three-person panel consists of nationally known and well-respected policy experts including Diane Lim, principal economist...

Concord's Phil Smith speaks to Ballantyne Rotary Club in Charlotte
February 17, 2017 11:30am - 1:00pm

Phil Smith addresses current federal budget trends at the Ballantyne Rotary Club in Charlotte, NC. He presents Concord's chart talk and engages in Q&A with Rotary members.  For more information email PSmith@concordcoalition.org

P&P Facilitated by Concord's National Political Director, Phil Smith
February 7, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Join Concord's National Political Director, Phil Smith, for a the Principles & Priorities budget exercise. The exercise is hosted by Leadership Atlanta at the new offices of the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, located on the 34th floor of 191 Peachtree Street in Atlanta.


Opportunities for the New President and Congress: A Discussion on How to Address the Nation's Fiscal Challenges
December 9, 2016 12:00pm - 1:30pm

"Opportunities for the New President and Congress: A Discussion on How to Address the Nation's Fiscal Challenges"

Join us for lunch and a panel discussion with three former members of Congress and a U.S. Ambassador, moderated by Robert L. Bixby, executive director of ...

New England Regional Director Speaks to Manchester Rotary Members
November 14, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm

New England Regional Director, Chase Hagaman, spoke to the Manchester Rotary Club, discussing our nation's fiscal policy issues and how the new administration and Congress might deal with those issues.

Principles & Priorities With Students at Winnacunnet High School
November 4, 2016 9:45am - 11:45am

The Concord Coalition will be facilitating its interactive budget exercise, Principles & Priorities, with approximately 60 high school students. Although at a public high school, this event is limited to students enrolled in the participating classes at Winnacunnet High School.

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.