April 21, 2014

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1 Apr, 2014 - Press Release

WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition today welcomed the budget proposal from House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan but expressed concern that it does not represent a realistic blueprint for making progress on a fiscal sustainability plan.

“It is the statutory duty of the House and Senate Budget Committees to produce a budget,” said Robert L. Bixby, Concord’s executive director. “Chairman Ryan thus deserves credit for following ‘regular order’ by proposing a budget in an election year when some may argue that it would be...

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16 Dec, 2009 - Special Publication
http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/Bixby_12-16-09_Testimony.pdf
Tools to Combat Deficits and Waste: Enhanced Rescission Authority Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security   Statement of Robert L. Bixby Executive Director, The... Read More
16 Dec, 2009 - Press Release
WASHINGTON — Enhanced rescission authority for the President could help reduce government waste and build public confidence in the federal budget process, according to Robert L. Bixby, executive director of The Concord Coalition. But in congressional testimony today, Bixby cautioned that giving the... Read More
11 Dec, 2009 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition today announced plans to form a Youth Advisory Board to help young people around the country become more engaged in pushing for responsible fiscal policies.The board will support The Concord Coalition's grassroots efforts, advising it on the development of... Read More
9 Dec, 2009 - Press Release
The Concord Coalition today praised Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad (D-ND) and Ranking Member Judd Gregg (R-NH) for reintroducing legislation to create a bipartisan task force charged with developing legislative solutions to the nation’s long-term fiscal imbalance. “This is a very... Read More
8 Dec, 2009 - Facing Facts
http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/FF_Newsletter_V-3_09-1206_1.pdf
7 Dec, 2009 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- Hoping to protect their children and grandchildren from a dismal economic future, concerned citizens across the country are prepared to make the difficult choices necessary to put government finances on a more responsible path.This becomes clear in a report released today by The... Read More
4 Dec, 2009 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition will release a report on the first year of its Fiscal Stewardship Project next Monday, Dec. 7, at a conference on Capitol Hill. The project established advisory groups and programs in seven areas around the country to study the long-term fiscal and economic... Read More
3 Dec, 2009 - Special Publication
http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/Statement_on_Health_Care_Reform_12_3_09.pdf
To access the PDF version, click hereThe signatories to this memo are all members of the “Fiscal Seminar,” a group of budget experts that has been meeting together for several years. The views expressed are those of the individuals involved and should not be interpreted as representing the views of... Read More
1 Dec, 2009 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition will release a report on the first year of its Fiscal Stewardship Project next Monday, Dec. 7, at a conference on Capitol Hill. The project established advisory groups in seven areas around the country to study the long-term fiscal and economic challenges facing... Read More
9 Nov, 2009 - Press Release
Federal Budget Experts & Innovative California OrganizationPresent the “Federal Budget Challenge”WASHINGTON -- As the battle rages on over the fiscal impact of health care reform, lawmakers are facing tough choices that will affect our nation’s balance sheet for years to come. Now there’s an... Read More