October 26, 2016

Recent Events

New England Regional Director to Give Presentation at North Essex Community College
November 9, 2011 10:30am - 12:00pm

New England Regional Director Jeff Thiebert to speak about the current trends in the federal budget and the need for long-term fiscal reform.

Concord Coalition Chief Economist Diane Lim Rogers Gives Talk on Tax Reform at Connecticut Society of CPA Forum
November 9, 2011 8:15am - 9:30am

Diane Lim Rogers gives talk entitled "What Does Tax Reform Look Like?" at a general session of the Connecticut Society of CPA's.

Senator Kirk holds 4th Annual Model Congress for Chicagoland high schoolers
October 30, 2011 9:15am - 11:15am

At Senator Kirk's 4th Annual Model Congress, high school attendees will be participating in an interactive budget exercise where they are tasked with making hard choices that can reduce the 10-year deficit and work toward a more balanced budget.  Participants will review and discuss public...

National Grassroots Director Delivers Keynote Speech at Pi Gamma Mu National Convention
October 20, 2011 7:00pm - 8:00pm

National Grassroots Director Jeff Thiebert delivers the keynote address at Pi Gamma Mu's National Convention.  Pi Gamma Mu is the the international honors society for studies in social sciences.  

Lakeland College Economic Breakfast Meeting
October 19, 2011 7:30am - 8:15am

Diane Lim Rogers, Chief Economist for The Concord Coalition, will deliver a presentation entitled “The post 9/11 Economy:  Getting Civilized about Deficit Reduction” to the Sheboygan and Lakeland College Economics Club.

Q&A is included and encouraged.

Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters
October 18, 2011 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Diane Lim Roger, The Concord Coalition's chief economist will discuss "The Post 9/11 Economy: Getting ‘Civilized’ About Deficit Reduction."

This event is part of an on-going series entitled Perspectives on a Post-9/11 World brings together a diverse group of...

WisPolitics.com and UW-Milwaukee host The Concord Coalition: Debt and Deficit Reduction: Time for Action
October 18, 2011 9:30am - 11:00am

WisPolitics.com and the Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business at the UW-Milwaukee campus host The Concord Coalition and colleagues for a discussion of the national debt and deficits.

Three budget and public policy experts will...

Wisconsin Economics Educators Conference
October 14, 2011 10:00am - 11:00am

Midwest Regional Director to teach Wisconsin economics teachers and professors about the national debt and deficits, possible solutions to use for discussion, and the many tools available from The Cocnord Coalition for their use in the classroom.

National Council of Economics Educators Annual Conference
October 13, 2011 8:00am - October 15, 2011 11:30am

National Field Director, Harry Zeeve attended the NCEE annual conference and met with economics teachers and professors and distributed Concord Coalition material from our booth.

Fiscal Policy Trends
October 5, 2011 9:00am - 10:30am

National Field Director, Harry Zeeve spoke to the Texas Society of CPAs on short and long term fiscal policy trends.

Concord discusses long-term fiscal challenges with financial planners and investors in Kansas City
October 4, 2011 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Midwest Regional Director will give overview of federal budget and long-term fiscal challenges to Kansas City area financial planners and investors.  She will be joined by Ms. Kendall Borchardt of Lindner Capital Advisors, Inc., and Ms. Tammy Breitenbach, of Catalyst Partners, Inc., who...

The Debt, Deficits and Dysfunction
October 3, 2011 7:00pm - October 31, 2011 8:30pm

National Field Director, Harry Zeeve, spoke to the El Pomar Leadership Program participants and community members on fiscal policy trends.

Iowa State University hosts Fiscal Solutions Tour
September 29, 2011 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Robert Bixby, executive director - The Concord Coalition, and David Walker, executive director - Comeback America Initiative and former Comptroller General of the U.S., will present on the long-term fiscal challenges facing America and the possible solutions to improve our fiscal outlook.  ...

Principal Financial Leadership Luncheon
September 29, 2011 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Executive Directors for The Concord Coalition and Comeback America Initiative, Robert Bixby and David Walker, will discuss with Principal Financial executives and leadership the current state of our nation's fiscal policy, challenges posed to businesses and the nation at large by our increasing...

Executive Director Robert Bixby Discusses Budget at San Antonio Chamber of Commerce
September 27, 2011 10:30am - 11:25am

On September 27, Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert Bixby and Deloitte's Robert Campbell delivered two presentations in San Antonio. The discussion included the recent enactment of the Budget Control Act of 2011 and its impact on fiscal and economic policy. Click on the attached Power...