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Key Questions Can Help Voters Assess Candidates

April 26, 2016

With the federal budget deficit on the rise again and the nation’s debt still on an unsustainable long-term path, The Concord Coalition has released this year’s “Key Questions” that voters should ask candidates for federal office.

“Voters should expect candidates in this year’s elections to explain how they intend to deal with the huge challenges ahead,” Concord says. “This is no time for vague rhetoric and petty partisan jabs; voters should insist on credible solutions -- the more specific, the better.”