October 5, 2015

Recent Events

The Eurozone Crisis: Consequences for the United States
July 26, 2012 8:30am - 10:00am

Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad and four respected American economists will discuss the Eurozone crisis at a July 26 forum in Washington, hosted by the Committee for Economic Development and The Concord Coalition.  The speakers will also analyze the implications for the...

Federal Budget Overview: Kalispell Lunch Rotary
July 12, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Bob Brown host

Federal Budget Overview: Missoula Sunrise Rotary
July 11, 2012 7:00am - 8:00am

Bob Brown host

National Grassroots Director Speaks to High School Students at National Young Leaders Conference
June 14, 2012 7:00pm - 8:00pm

National Grassroots Director Jeffrey Thiebert will discuss the fiscal challenges our nation faces and the need for leadership and involvement of young Americans.  

The National Young Leaders Conference (NYLC) in Washington, D.C. brings together the future leaders of America, mentoring...

Congressman Dingell hosts Deficit Town Hall
June 11, 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Congressman Dingell in Michigan's 15th District as he hosts a Congressional Town Hall meeting on the Debt and Deficit.  By participating, you and your colleagues, neighbors, friends and local business owners, will learn about the federal budget and work in small groups to determine...

Cornhusker Boys State hosts The Concord Coalition
June 7, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm

The Cornhusker Boys State has invited The Concord Coalition to present to its nearly 400 "delegates" on the very important and timely topic: the national debt and budget deficits.  This message is very important to the next generation of Nebraska leaders.

The event will be held from 2...

National Grassroots Director Presenting Principles and Priorities at ASMC National Professional Development Institute
June 1, 2012 9:00am - 4:00pm

National Grassroots Director Jeffrey Thiebert will faciliate two sessions of The Concord Coalition's interactive budget exercise Principles and Priorities on Friday, June 1, 2012 at the Anaheim Convention Center as part of the Amercian Society of Military Comptroller's Professional Development...

Congressman Rich Nugent hosts Series of Budget Exercises in Florida on May 23 and 24
May 23, 2012 2:00pm - May 24, 2012 3:30pm

Representative Rich Nugent (R-FL) hosts a series of federal budget exercises with the Concord Coalition.  Congressman Nugent holds the distinction of representing more senior citizens than any other US House member in the entire country.  Join Concord's southern regional director, Phil...

San Jose Mercury News and Concord Coalition to Hold Federal Budget Exercise at San Jose City Hall Rotunda
May 9, 2012 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Robert Bixby, Concord's executive director, will run the Principles and Priorities federal budget exercise at the San Jose City Hall Rotunda. The Concord Coalition is pleased to have the San Jose Mercury News as a co-...

Rep. Gus Bilirakis of Florida hosts second of two Budget Exercises on May 2nd
May 2, 2012 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Congressman Gus Bilirakis hosts the second of two Concord Coalition's budget exercises today.  Consitutents "role-play" as members of Congress attempting to reduce federal budget deficits over the next ten years.  Concord's southern regional director Phil Smith leads the two hour...

Rep. Gus Bilirakis of Florida hosts Concord's Budget Exercise
May 2, 2012 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Congressman Gus Bilirakis once again hosts the Concord Coalition's budget exercise in the first of two events today.  Consitutents "role-play" as members of Congress attempting to reduce federal budget deficits over the next ten years.  Concord's southern regional director Phil Smith...

Introduction to The Concord Coalition and IOUSA screening
April 30, 2012 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Calling all students, faculty and staff: interested in learning more about the national debt and its impact on you, your family and community, and your future? Join Sara Imhof of The Concord Coalition for an introductory presentation and view the acclaimed documentary "I.O.U.S.A."


Concord Coalition: Federal Budget and Deficit Overview
April 30, 2012 3:15pm - 3:45pm

Midwest Regional Director to provide overview of the federal budget and national debt to macaroeconomic students.

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Federal Budget Overview, Fort Collins, CO Rotary Club
April 24, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Chart talk with Fort Collins Rotary. They have invited a couple other local Rotaries and the local press. I did have an event scheduled that morning with Cheyenne Sunrise Rotary, but making the trip more cost-effective, but that was postponed.

Federal Budget Overview, Fort Collins, CO Rotary Club
April 24, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

The Concord Coalition's Rocky Mountain States regional director Paul Hansen will provide a nonpartisan review of the federal budget and the latest on efforts In Congress to balance spending and revenue. Hansen, a Rotary member himself, will present a version Concord's PowerPoint Chart talk...