Janet Ryan led a group students and community members at Montana State University in Bozeman, where they discussed the long-term fiscal problems facing our country, with emphasis on the retiring Baby Boom generation, and the effect this retirement - as well as people's...
National Grassroots Director, Jeff Thiebert, will lead students through Concord's Principles and Priorities interactive budget exercise on Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at Boston College. The students are part of Professor Kenji Hayao's Fundamental Concepts of Politics II.
The Active Retirement Association (ARA) will feature Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert Bixby as the speaker at their Memorial Fund Lecture. The program is free and open to the public.
Join us for a non-partisan forum to discuss the nation's fiscal future.
Join us for a non-partisan form to discuss the nation's fiscal future.
Overview of current fiscal challenges
A politically diverse group of citizens will meet in San Francisco to learn about Concord's Fiscal Stewardship Project and discuss possible solutions to the nation's long-term fiscal challenge.
Sara Imhof met with Dr. Mack Shelley, the Director of the Public Policy and Administration program in the dept. of Political Science. Several events were discussed, including future Principles & Priorities exercises, I.O.U.S.A. screenings, etc. Dr. Shelley also invited Sara to...
Diane Rogers (Chief Economist) and Sara Imhof (Midwest Regional Director) will provide overview of Federal Budget and Ecomomic Trends/Challenges as well as the role of Health Care (and possible Reform??) on the long-term fiscal outlook.
Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert Bixby will be the opening speaker for CABE's 2009-2010 season.
Diane speaks and takes Q&A on "Fiscal Policy and Government Debt" at conference for journalists on "After the Crisis: The New Shape of the Economy" at the University of Maryland's Knight Center for Specialized Journalism.
Interview on health reform and fiscal responsibility
Concord's National Political Director Phil Smith is participating in this Employer Roundtable group that regularly meets with state leaders in Georgia to discuss issues related to the aging workforce federal goverment retirement policy inclucing the future of Social Security and Medicare.
The Atlanta Fiscal Advisory Council will be meeting to discuss writing of its final report.