April 18, 2014

Recent Events

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy Hosts Principles and Priorities
April 16, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) and the Concord Coalition Wednesday, April 16th for a federal budget workshop using Concord's Principles and Priorities exercise. The exercise will be held at the University of Connecticut's Rowe Center for Undergraduate Education in room 122. Concord New...

Rep. Diana DeGette Principles and Priorities budget simulation exercise
April 5, 2014 9:00am - 11:00am

P&P with Rep. DeGette

The Challenges of Long-Term Care: a Fiscal Policy Perspective
April 4, 2014 1:30pm - 4:00pm

The Purdue University Retirement Association and the Department of Political Science are hosting a forum on Long Term Care and the challenges it presents today and into the future.

Sara Imhof will discuss the fiscal policy implications related to long term care, primarily the pressures on...

Ball State University Bowen Center for Public Affairs hosts The Concord Coalition
March 29, 2014 9:30am - 10:30am

The Bowen Center for Public Affairs at Ball State University is hosting a conference on Political Participation.  The Concord Coalition has been invited to conduct its deficit-reduction exercise "Debt Busters" to a diverse audience of students and professionals.

Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo Hosts Principles and Priorities
March 28, 2014 10:30am - 12:00pm

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo recently conducted a federal budget workshop with her constituents using The Concord Coalition's "Principles and Priorities" exercise. Concord Policy Director Joshua Gordon helped facilitate the program along with a budget expert from the Fix the Debt organization. About...

Principles and Priorities with Georgetown University Government Affairs Institute
March 26, 2014 12:30pm - 2:15pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon fascilitates the Principles and Priorities budget exercise with Presidential Management Fellows (PMF's) enrolled in the Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown Univeristy.

Policy Director Gives Chart Talk to Federal Employees
March 25, 2014 11:00am - 12:00pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon presents to NASA employees.

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation - Debt Busters and Fiscal Responsibility conversation
March 25, 2014 10:15am - 11:45am

Concord Coalition executive director Bob Bixby to discuss fiscal responsibility challenges and opportunities with the delegates of the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation.  He will also lead them in an interactive budget deficit exercise called Debt Busters where they are asked to help identify the...

Panel Discussion on Fixing the Broken Budget Process
March 20, 2014 9:00am - 10:30am

A panel on Capitol Hill featuring Jim Kessler from Third Way, Bob Bixby from The Concord Coalition, Ed Lorenzen from the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, and Gordon Gray from American Action Forum to cover topics such as biennial budgeting, debt limit reform, and other ways to make...

Policy Director Discusses the Budget Process and Fiscal Challenge with Federal Employees
March 13, 2014 11:00am - 12:00pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon discusses the budget process and the nation's fiscal challenge with federal employees.

Fiscal Policy Chart Talk for Washington Campus
March 10, 2014 4:30pm - 6:00pm

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.

The Washington Campus, a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization founded in 1978, has served as the principal...

Fiscal Policy Chart Talk for Washington Campus
March 10, 2014 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.

The Washington Campus, a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization founded in 1978, has served as the principal...

Policy Director Discusses the Nation's Fiscal Challenge at American University
March 5, 2014 1:00pm - 2:15pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon gives chart talk to students in the Washington Semester program at American University.

Fiscal Policy Chart Talk for Washington Campus
March 4, 2014 3:45pm - 4:15pm

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.

The Washington Campus, a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization founded in 1978, has served as the principal...

Fiscal Policy Chart Talk for Washington Campus
March 4, 2014 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.

The Washington Campus, a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization founded in 1978, has served as the principal...