September 19, 2014

Recent Events

Turpin High School hosts The Concord Coalition
November 26, 2013 11:10am - 12:00pm

As a follow-on to their viewing of "I.O.U.S.A." the AP macroeconomics students will hear a presentation and engage in a Q&A session with Concord Coalition executive director Robert Bixby.

Policy Director Talks with APSA Congressional Fellows
November 15, 2013 3:45pm - 5:00pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon discusses the importance of the budget process and the fiscal challenge as part of the orientation program for the American Political Science Association Congressional Fellows.

Policy Director Gives a Chart Talk to Federal Employees
November 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon presents to NASA employees.

Policy Director Presents Chart Talk for Federal Employees
November 6, 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon gives a chart talk to federal employees enrolled at the Government Affairs Institute.

Congressman Foster hosts The Concord Coalition - Deficit Reduction Exercise
November 4, 2013 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Congressman Bill Foster is asking his constituents to help the nation reduce its deficit.

The Concord Coalition will facilitate the interactive budget exercise "Principles & Priorities" so that members of the Eleventh Congressional District of Illinois can create a deficit-reduction...

Congressman Foster hosts The Concord Coalition - Deficit Reduction Exercise
November 4, 2013 9:00am - 11:00am

Congressman Bill Foster is asking his constituents to help the nation reduce its deficit.

The Concord Coalition will facilitate the interactive budget exercise "Principles & Priorities" so that members of the Eleventh Congressional District of Illinois can create a deficit-reduction...

Helena MT lunch Rotary
October 30, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Concord Coalition western states director Paul Hansen will present a Federal Budget Update.

NAU Sustainability Center
October 25, 2013 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Students, faculty, community leaders. Not a huge crowd, but great quiestions and discussion. I was in Flagstaff that weekend on personal business. No Concord costs were assigned to this.

Sen. Al Simpson lunch
October 18, 2013 12:00pm - 1:30pm

When I heard Al was to be in town for another event, I contacted his assistant to see if there was an interest in a fiscal update. There was and I quickly arranged for a lunch and promotion. I had to guarantee a number of plates, I chose 150 and we ended up feeding 200.

Policy Director gives chart talk at the Marine War College
October 17, 2013 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon gives chart talk to Marines and officers at the Marine War College in Quantico, VA.

Des Moines Register Editorial Board Meeting
October 15, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Concord Coalition Executive Director will join Midwest Regional Director and Senior Vice President of the Bipartisan Policy Center -- Bill Hoagland -- at an editorial board meeting with the Des Moines Register.  While all aspects of the federal budget and debt/deficit will be discussed,...

Greater Des Moines Partnership host The Concord Coalition in Health Care Reform Panel Discussion
October 15, 2013 11:45am - 1:00pm

Health Reform in Iowa: Updates, Challenges, and Opportunities

Executive Director Robert Bixby joins the Iowa Insurance Commissioner, a Senior VP for Wellmark, and Senior VP for Bipartisan Policy Center, to discuss what is the latest with health care reform and the Exchanges, what the...

Policy Director gives chart talk at American University
October 14, 2013 2:30pm - 3:45pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon gives chart talk to students in the Washington Semester program at American University.

The Can Kicks Back event at the University of Wisconsin
October 8, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Can Kicks Back will be encouraging young Americans to participate in the conversation about realistic federal fiscal policy that is generationally equitable and reduces the debt.

Come watch the docmentary "Overdraft" and participate in an interactive budget deficit exercise called "...

The Can Kicks Back hosts event at Drake University
October 7, 2013 6:00pm - 7:45pm

The Can Kicks Back and The Concord Coalition invites you to attend an event featuring an interactive budget exercise (Debt Busters), a screening of the film "Overdraft," and PIZZA!

This event is focused on students and young people, but all are invited to attend.