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WANTED: Legitimate Offsets

April 07, 2022

The week of April 4 began with hopeful optimism as a bipartisan group of Senators reached a tentative agreement to replenish emergency funds needed to restock federal supplies of COVID va

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Sizing up the Biden FY 2023 Budget

March 31, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, Concord Coalition Policy Director Tori Gorman, Chief Economist Steve Robinson, and I took a look at President Biden’s newly released

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Facing the Future in America's Heartland

March 24, 2022

This week, Facing the Future took to the road to Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana where The Concord Coalition’s national field director Phil Smith helped run our Prin

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We're Gonna Need a Bigger Boat

March 17, 2022

One of the most memorable lines in cinema comes from the 1975 Steven Spielberg film, “Jaws,” where after a brief but terrifyingly close encounter with the razor-sharp teeth of the eponymo

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Fallout From The Russian Invasion

March 10, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, Concord Coalition Communications Director Av Harris and I discussed the military and economic fallout from the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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Leadership in Time of Crisis

February 23, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, we got a rare opportunity to speak about leadership in a time of crisis with a real scholar of presidential politics: Professor David Gergen of Ha