October 26, 2014

Recent Events

Principles and Priorities with Congressman John Carney
June 8, 2011 8:47am - 2:47pm

National Grassroots Director Jeff Thiebert facilitated three sessions of Principles and Priorities with constituents of Congressman John Carney.  The Congressman participated in the exercise and interacted with the audience.  The sessions were held in Georgetown, Dover and the...

Concord Coalition National Grassroots Director Leads Sessions at ASMC Professional Development Institute
June 3, 2011 8:42am - 2:42pm

Jeff Thiebert, Concord's National Grassroots Director, lead multiple sessions at the American Society of Military Comptroller's Annual Professional Development Institute in Minneapolis, MN.  During the sessions, the attendees were given a chart presentation and participated in Principles...

Tartan High School Conducts Interactive Budget Exercise
May 25, 2011 10:15am - 12:15pm

The Concord Coalition will present an overview of the federal budget and long-term fiscal challenges associated with it to Tartan High School AP macro-economics students.  The students will then participate in a short version of the Principles & Priorities interactive budget exercise....

Financial Planning Association of Northeast Ohio hosts The Concord Coalition
May 19, 2011 4:00pm - 6:30pm

~A Discussion on the National Debt and the Fiscal Challenges to Our Community and Our Families~

Robert Bixby, executive director -- The Concord Coalition, will present to the Northeast Ohio Financial Planners Association; presentation to include challenges associated with the federal...

Cleveland Plain Dealer Editorial Board Meeting
May 19, 2011 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Robert Bixby, Exec Dir for The Concord Coalition, to provide overview of federal budget and fiscal challenges to editorial staff at the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

Aplington Parkersburg H.S. hosts The Concord Coalition
May 18, 2011 10:30am - 12:30pm

Midwest Regional Director will provide overview of federal budget and long-term fiscal challenges to economics and civics students at Aplington-Parkersburg High School.  Next, the students will engage in the interactive budget exercise called "Principles & Priorities." 

Aplington Parkersburg H.S. hosts The Concord Coalition
May 18, 2011 10:30am - 12:30pm

Midwest Regional Director will provide overview of federal budget and long-term fiscal challenges to economics and civics students at Aplington-Parkersburg High School.  Next, the students will engage in the interactive budget exercise called "Principles & Priorities." 

Tax/Budget Panel: Greater Des Moines Partnership
May 17, 2011 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Midwest Regional Director to participate in a panel discussion about the role of taxes and federal / state budgets and fiscal challenges.  Other panelists include:

Gretchen Tegeler, Polk Des Moines Taxpayers Association

David Vaught, Iowa State Auditor

Scott...

Greater Des Moines Partnership tackles the National Debt
May 11, 2011 3:30pm - 4:30pm

"Reducing the Deficit, Balancing the Budget, and Paying Down the National Debt: How do we Get There From Here?"

Workshop provided by The Concord Coalition to the Greater Des Moines Partnership Chamber of Commerce members and attendees to their annual trip to DC.

Emporia State University hosts The Concord Coalition
May 4, 2011 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Concord Coalition's Communications Director, Steve Winn, provided an overview of the Federal Budget, Debt and Deficits, to several economics and political science students at Emporia State University.

Concord's Phil Smith to address North Banks Rotary Club (North Carolina)
May 3, 2011 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Phil Smith, who serves as Southern Regional Director and National Political Director of the Concord Coalition, addresses the North Banks Rotary Club in Kill Devil Hills, NC.

Congressman Dold includes The Concord Coalition in "mock Congress" with high school leaders
April 30, 2011 10:00am - 1:00pm

Midwest Regional Director to lead two sessions of "Principles & Priorities" interactive budget exercise with high school leaders participating in Congressman Dold's Mock Congress event.

St. Charles Pachyderm Club hosts The Concord Coalition
April 28, 2011 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Midwest Regional Director discussed with St. Charles Pachyderm members and the community the issues surrounding our national debt and deficits.

National Grassroots Director Gives Presentation to School in Naples, Maine
April 26, 2011 12:33pm - 2:33pm

Jeff Thiebert, Concord's National Grassroots Director, gave a presentation on the current fiscal challenges facing our nation to the student body of Lake Region High School in Naples, Maine.

Newton Rotary hosts The Concord Coalition
April 26, 2011 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Midwest Regional Director provided chart talk to Newton Rotarians.  The national debt and deficit were discussed and possible solutions to improve our outlook highlighted.