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Nation’s Fiscal Challenges Call for Bipartisan Approach

April 27, 2015

The country’s fiscal and demographic challenges are so large that elected officials in both parties have a responsibility to work together to find bipartisan solutions, according to two Iowa state legislators.

“At times it can seem like there is nothing Democrats and Republicans can agree on,” Rep. Ken Rizer (R-Cedar Rapids) and Dan Kelley (D-Newton) write in a guest column in The Gazette (Cedar Rapids).

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Time to Build a Better Debt Limit

April 14, 2015

Congress and the President should work together to build a better debt limit, something which The Concord Coalition reiterated in an op-ed last week on The Hill's Congress Blog.