Paying for America: A Student Fiscal Summit Sponsored by The Concord Coalition and the University of Denver
Paying for AmericaA Fiscal Policy SummitOctober 22 at the University of Denver
Presented by The Institute for Public Policy Studies at the University of Denver
Sponsored byThe Concord Coalition, Washington, D.C.
October 22, 20099:00am - 4:30pmThe Cable Center at the University of Denver Free Event for Students, Complimentary Lunch and ParkingClick here to RSVP for this event
Paying for America—A Fiscal Policy Summit, will present a unique opportunity for students and community leaders to spend a day on the University of Denver campus learning about America’s fiscal condition from leading national experts and considering ways to restore solvency and stability to our governmental system. Our national authorities will provide an intensive look at the financial dangers that confront our nation and what actions need to be taken to avoid disaster.
Session One—Moderated by Governor Richard D. Lamm
Robert Bixby, The Concord Coalition
Joseph Minarik, Committee for Economic Development
Isabel Sawhill, The Brookings Institution
Brian Riedl, The Heritage Foundation
Session Two—Moderated by Diane Lim Rogers, The Concord Coalition
William Gale, The Brookings Institution
Donald Marron, Georgetown University
Session Three—Keynote address by the Hon. David M. Walker, Former Comptroller General of the United States, President and CEO of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation.
Lunch will be provided
Budget exercise "Principles and Priorities" will be conducted where students will interact with all of the experts.
Session Four—Moderated by Jeffrey Levine, Former CNN Senior Correspondent
Patrick Creadon, Director of the documentary I.O.U.S.A.
Heidi Gantwerk, Viewpoint Learning
David Burstein, 18 in 08
Martin Serna, Concerned Youth of America