September 27, 2016

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27 Sep, 2016 - Press Release

ST. LOUIS -- In a program Thursday night at Washington University, three of the nation’s leading experts on the federal budget will discuss the difficult fiscal challenges facing the next president and Congress.

The program, a week and a half before the presidential debate at the university, will feature G. William Hoagland, senior vice president of the Bipartisan Policy Center;  Joseph Minarik, senior vice president and...

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26 Sep, 2016 - Press Release
ST. LOUIS -- In advance of the Oct. 9 presidential debate at Washington University, students there will participate in an exercise this Wednesday night in which they will face some of the difficult budget choices awaiting the next administration and Congress. The exercise, developed by the non-... Read More
19 Sep, 2016 - Special Publication
Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert L. Bixby expressed concerns to CQ Magazine about the positions that both major-party presidential nominees have taken on federal budget issues. He says Republican nominee Donald Trump has failed to propose solutions to the budget problems that stem from... Read More
19 Sep, 2016 - Special Publication
In the Sun Journal, Chase Hagaman, New England regional director of The Concord Coalition, explains how the United State's long-term fiscal challenges need to be addressed sooner rather than later. The op-ed can also be found here.   “Isn’t it a shame,” the late journalist Earl... Read More
19 Sep, 2016 - Press Release
HEMPSTEAD, NY. -- In advance of the first 2016 Presidential Debate at Hofstra University, The Concord Coalition and the university will co-host a panel discussion featuring some of the country's leading fiscal experts and an interactive federal budget exercise for students. The budget exercise will... Read More
16 Sep, 2016 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- Peter G. Peterson, who has spent decades focusing public attention on the nation’s unsustainable budget policies and encouraging fiscal reform, will be honored by The Concord Coalition next week with its 2016 Paul E. Tsongas Economic Patriot Award. “Pete Peterson began sounding the... Read More
12 Sep, 2016 - Press Release
FARMVILLE, VA. -- In advance of the vice presidential debate at Longwood University, students, faculty and staff there will participate in an exercise tomorrow afternoon in which they will face some of the difficult budget choices awaiting the next administration and Congress. The “Principles... Read More
9 Sep, 2016 - Special Publication
http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/openlettertopresidentialcandidates.pdf
Dear Secretary Clinton and Mr. Trump, The Concord Coalition respectfully asks both of you to detail what you intend to recommend that Congress do to put our Federal government’s borrowing, spending and tax policies on a sustainable course.  Nonpartisan experts agree that our current path is... Read More
9 Sep, 2016 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- In an open letter to Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, The Concord Coalition today urged the presidential candidates to detail their proposals to put the federal government’s borrowing, spending and tax policies on a more sustainable course. “Non-partisan experts agree that our... Read More
23 Aug, 2016 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- Projections released today by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) provide further evidence that candidates for federal office should address the nation’s worsening budget problems, according to The Concord Coalition. “Voters are hearing a lot of expensive new proposals from... Read More
15 Aug, 2016 - Press Release
Maggie Hassan, New Hampshire governor and senatorial candidate, will discuss her approach to the federal government’s fiscal challenges in an interview that will appear online at 11:00 a.m. Friday, Aug. 19, as part of Fiscal Fridays, the public affairs series on the New Hampshire-based NH1 News... Read More