February 12, 2016

Publications

9 Feb, 2016 - Press Release

WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition said today that while President Obama’s proposed budget would lower projected deficits and keep the debt stable as a share of the economy over the next 10 years, it would do so with a mix of policy options that have no chance of being enacted by a Republican Congress and would not, in any event, put the debt on a sustainable downward path.

“The budget leaves in place a dynamic that will be increasingly difficult, if not impossible, to maintain,” said Robert L. Bixby,...

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29 Nov, 2005 - Special Publication
            Pete Peterson:  First, let me give you a few reassuring words about the evening.  I have an old story I use.  My wife tells me that that's a redundancy, that all my stories are very old.  But I learned something very significant when I came to New York out of Washington.  In an... Read More
15 Nov, 2005 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition announced today that Ed Lorenzen has been hired to become the organization's Policy Director. Lorenzen worked on Capitol Hill for fourteen years, focusing primarily on fiscal and economic policy. Most recently, he served as Legislative Director in the... Read More
14 Nov, 2005 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- With critical decisions now pending on the fiscal year 2006 spending and tax cut “reconciliation” bills, The Concord Coalition said today that Congress should make deficit reduction the clear fiscal policy goal of the two bills. In keeping with its established criteria for... Read More
9 Nov, 2005 - Facing Facts
http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/FFQuarterly-1-3.pdf
1 Nov, 2005 - Special Publication
Peter G. Peterson: Good evening and welcome.  It is my pleasure to introduce our guest of honor tonight, President William J. Clinton.  It would not be incorrect to say that, of course, he needs no introduction, but I would want him to not object because I'm going to focus, Mr. President, on your... Read More
15 Sep, 2005 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- With President Bush promising to respond to the devastation of Hurricane Katrina by launching “one of the largest reconstruction efforts the world has ever seen,” The Concord Coalition said today that at least a portion of the mounting costs should be offset by rescinding all $... Read More
31 Aug, 2005 - Issue Brief
http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/aNg7tL-050831-cbo-issue-brief.pdf
14 Aug, 2005 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- With today's budget update by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) showing the deficit shrinking from $412 billion in 2004 to $331 billion this year, The Concord Coalition urged lawmakers, the public and the media to heed the warnings in the report's fine print. Under... Read More
1 Aug, 2005 - Facing Facts
http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/FFQuarterly-1-2.pdf
12 Jul, 2005 - Press Release
WASHINGTON -- With today's release of the Bush Administration's Mid-Session Review projecting a decline in the federal budget deficit, from $412 billion last year to $333 billion this year, The Concord Coalition warned lawmakers not to use this welcome news as an excuse to enact new tax cuts... Read More