October 21, 2014

Recent Events

Fix the Debt and Concord host Fiscal Forum in Tampa/St. Pete
April 2, 2013 6:15pm - 8:30pm

A panel of experts on fiscal issues will discuss solutions to the rapidly growing federal debt at a forum at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg on Tuesday evening, April 2. The panel will be joined by former U.S. Senator Mel Martinez at a breakfast briefing Wednesday, April 3 in Tampa....

How would you fix the debt?
March 26, 2013 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Partners are Can Kicks Back and Fix the Debt

NW Des Moines Rotary hosts The Concord Coalition
March 22, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Midwest Regional Director will discuss long-term fiscal challenges with the NW Des Moines Rotary Club.  Included in the presentation will be information about the cause and consequences of federal budget deficits,  unsustainable entitlement programs, and how to build a sound...

Principles and Priorities with Government Affairs Institute
March 21, 2013 1:45pm - 3:45pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon fascilitates the Principles and Priorities budget exercise with Presidential Management Fellows (PMF's) enrolled in the Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown Univeristy.

Chart Talk for Georgetown University Government Affairs Institute
March 19, 2013 11:00am - 12:15pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon presents to Forest Service employees.

Lipscomb University in Nashville conducts Concord Budget Exercise
March 13, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Concord Coalition returns to the campus of Lipscomb University along with the Tennessee chapter of Fix the Debt to lead students and community members in the interactive budget exercise Principles & Priorities.

Federal Budget Overview, Bozeman Rotary
March 12, 2013 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Federal Budget Overview to Bozeman Rotary

Rep. Visclosky of Indiana hosts Concord Budget Exercise
March 11, 2013 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Congressman Pete Visclosky welcomes the Concord Coalition to Indiana to run the budget exercise Principles & Priorities.  Phil Smith, national political director of the coalition will lead a diverse group of consitutents through a variety of budgetary choices where they get to choose...

Federal Budget Overview, University of Arizona
March 7, 2013 9:30am - 10:30am

Federal Budget Overview chart talk to student group.

Federal Budget Overview, Oro Valley Rotary Club
March 7, 2013 7:00am - 8:15am

Federal Budget Overview for Rotary audience

Chart Talk for American University Students
March 4, 2013 1:00pm - 2:15pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon speaks about the federal budget to students enrolled in American University's Washington Semester program.

Accounting Fraternity hosts Concord's Budget Exercise in Dallas
March 1, 2013 2:45pm - 5:15pm

The college accounting fraternity Beta Alpha Psi conducts Concord's federal budget exercise at it's regional meeting in Dallas, Texas.  Phil Smith, national political director for the Concord Coalition faciliates the event and leads a panel discussion.  This event is by invitation only...

National Political Director gives "Virtual" Chart Talk Presentation to Financial Planners
February 26, 2013 4:00pm - 4:40pm

Concord's national political director speaks to financial advisors across the nation via a virtual experience sponsored by Linder Capital Advisors.

Concord's Phil Smith speaks at Emory University
February 26, 2013 10:00am - 12:30pm

Phil Smith, national political director for the Concord Coalition, speaks to Professor Michael Rich's political science class following their experience with the Principles and Priorities exercise. 

Chart Talk for Georgetown University Government Affairs Institute
February 25, 2013 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon presents to National Security Agency (NSA) employees.