Part II of the modified "Principles & Priorities" exercise and political role play...Each conference committee will report out and defend (and explain) their policy decisions and discuss budgetary implications of those decisions.
Two graduate Capstone classes conducting a 2-part modified "Principles & Priorities" exercise, including role-playing polticians participating in conference committees from House and Senate Budget Committees. Students take on the persona of select Congressmen and women, and work...
Policy Director Josh Gordon will give a talk about the future of the federal budget to Federal Employees enrolled in the Georgetown Public Affairs Association program.
Policy Director Joshua Gordon gave a talk about the future of the federal budget and health care reform, and separated health care reform fact from fiction. He also participated in a panel discussion about health care reform at the Spring Conference of the American Pathology Foundation in Las...
Concord Chief Economist Diane Lim Rogers gives chart talk to Carleton College (MN) students as part of their Washington semester studies.
Phil Smith will deliver Concord's Chart talk speech to the Atlanta chapter of the American Society of Appraisers.
Concord's Southern Regional Director Phil Smith will travel to Greenville, SC, in order to deliver a Chart Talk presentation to the Chamber of Commerce at lunchtime, followed by a Principles and Priorities Exercise with local students in the afternoon, and then speak to an evening meeting of the...
Policy Director Joshua Gordon will deliver a chart talk about Budget Trends and Health Care reform to the Presidential Management Fellows as part of their Georgetown University Government Affairs Institute seminar.
Concord Coalition youth outreach coordinator, Stefan Byrd-Krueger spoke to a rally organized by MillennialDEBT (Millennials Demanding an Entitlement and Budget Taskforce). Young Americans concerned with the size of the national debt joined each other on the day the Senate was to vote on...
Concord's Southern Regional Director will deliver a luncheon address to the East Cobb Business Association in Marietta, Georgia.
National Field Director Harry Zeeve will speak about short and long term federal budget trends to clients of the Chamberlin Tax Advisory Group at their annual dinner.
Midwest Regional Director Sara Imhof will run a screening of "I.O.U.S.A." followed by a discussion of the issues and brief Chart Talk to a group of students, faculty and community members at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD.
Southwest Regional Director Christine Hovde will give a Concord Coalition budget talk to the Westchase Kiwanis Club of Houston, TX.
Southwest Regional Director and Midwest Regional Director were interviewed by a newspaper reporter writing a story about the national debt and future fiscal challenges for the Sioux Falls Argus Leader. The reporter also focused on an upcoming event on the Augustana College campus in Sioux...
Midwest Regional Director conducted 4 separate "Principles & Priorities" for each of 4 classes including juniors and seniors in economics and AP political science classes. Each section had roughly 30 people or more.