July 28, 2014

Recent Events

The IRA Pros radio show hosts The Concord Coalition
February 4, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Curvin Miller, Vice-President of Russell & Company, will host the Retirement Rescue Radio program and discuss federal fiscal policy and fiscal responsibility with Concord Coalition's Midwest Regional Director Sara Imhof.  Curv and Sara will discuss the ever-increasing national debt and...

Concord Coalition participates in "Women in Wealth" event in Green Bay, WI
February 1, 2012 7:30am - 9:00am

Diane Lim Rogers, Chief Economist for The Concord Coalition to participate in a "Women in Wealth" event in Green Bay, WI.

The theme for the program is 'empowering women to believe that financial independence is possible.'  Dr. Rogers will be joined by Jayne Black, a financial literacy...

Fiscal Summit hosted by Global View Capital
January 31, 2012 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Moving Beyond 2012
Top 10 Ways to Protect Your Wealth & Profit in a Global Debt Crisis

Diane Lim Rogers, PhD and The Concord Coalition's Chief Economist, will join Dina Fliss (President, Global View Capital Mgmt) in their annual Fiscal Summit.  Ms....

Chart Talk for Georgetown University Government Affairs Institute
January 25, 2012 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Policy Director Josh Gordon gives a chart talk about the future of the federal budget to Federal Employees enrolled in the Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown University.

Kansas City Chamber hosts The Concord Coalition
January 25, 2012 7:30am - 9:00am

Kansas City "Insight" -- a program series of the Kansas City Chamber, has invited The Concord Coalition and some of its partners for a forum on "Dollars, Debts and Decisions" related to the short- and long-term fiscal challenges facing our federal government and nation.

Three national...

United Way Goes to the Capitol 2012
January 23, 2012 12:00pm - 1:45pm

Phil Smith, the national political director of The Concord Coalition, serves as the keynote luncheon speaker at the United Way annual legislative luncheon.  He discusses the projected federal budget deficits and their causes, consequences, potential solutions and the implications for...

Fiscal Forum at the Citadel and the College of Charleston with former SC Gov. Mark Sanford, former Comptroller Gen. David Walker and Concord's Robert Bixby
January 19, 2012 1:00pm - 5:00pm

The Citadel and the College of Charleston host the Concord Coalition's Fiscal Forum on the day of the Presidential Debate in Charleston, SC at 1 PM and 3 PM respectively.  Concord's Executive Director Robert Bixby will join former Comptroller David Walker and former South Carolina Governor/...

University of Minnesota's Applied Economics Colleges in the Schools program
January 12, 2012 8:00am - 11:30am

As part of the University of Minnesota's Applied Economics Colleges in the Schools program, Concord Coalition's Midwest Regional Director will conduct a chart talk and interactive budget exercise "Principles & Priorities" with more than 400 AP economics students from high schools around the...

Next-Generation Matters: An Outlook of 2012
December 9, 2011 12:00pm - 1:15pm

The Concord Coalition has partnered with the University of New Hampshire's School of Law and Whittemore School of Business and Economics to present the Next-Generation Matters series of conversations about the economic future.  On Friday, December 9th, Mark...

Solving the National Debt Crisis: It's Not Rocket Science
December 7, 2011 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Policy Director, Joshua Gordon, will be the guest speaker at a screening of the movie I.O.U.S.A. Solutions. The event will be held at the Seminole Campus of St. Petersburg College in Florida and is sponsored by the St. Petersburg College Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions, The St...

Principles and Priorities with Former Members of Congress and Students at George Washington University
December 3, 2011 9:00am - 12:30pm

Graduate students from GW’s Graduate School of Political Management and undergraduate students from GW’s Political Science department will work with 10 former members of Congress to discuss the nation’s fiscal challenges in a "Principles and Priorities" simulation facilitated by the Concord...

National Grassroots Director to Lead Principles and Priorities Exercise at Georgetown University
December 2, 2011 10:00am - 11:30am

National Grassroots Director leads students through Prinicples and Priorities exercise.

Concord's National Political Director brings Budget Exercise to American University
November 30, 2011 6:00am - 8:00am

Phil Smith, the National Political Director for the Concord Coalition brings the Principles and Priorities exercise to the School of Public Affairs at American University.

New England Regional Director to Guest Lecture at University of New Hampshire
November 17, 2011 7:00pm - 8:00pm

New England Regional Director Jeff Thiebert will discuss the importance of federal budget policy to students at the Whittemore School of Business at the University of New Hampshire.

Making the Hard Choices: Additional Health Care Reforms
November 17, 2011 9:00am - 12:00pm

The Concord Coalition will conduct an interactive budget and philosophical exercise where health policy students discuss and debate the hard choices associated with additional health care reforms and ideas to reign in excess cost-growth escalation in the U.S. health care system.