Greased Wheels Move Some Appropriations, But Deficits Growing
Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Communications Director Steve Winn and Bob Bixby, as well as Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Chief of Staff and Director of Strategic Initiatives Mike Murphy. They discuss federal investment in children, this year's budget process, political process reform and another proposed round of tax cuts.
Candidates on the Issues: Mindi Messmer and Steve Negron
Special Guests: Democratic candidate for New Hampshire's First Congressional District Mindi Messmer and Republican candidate for the Second Congressional District Steve Negron.
Candidates on the Issues: Paul Cardinal
Special Guest: Democratic candidate for New Hampshire's First Congressional District Paul Cardinal.
Candidates on the Issues: Eddie Edwards and Lincoln Soldati
Special Guests: Democratic candidate for New Hampshire's First Congressional District Lincoln Soldati and Republican candidate for the same district Eddie Edwards.
Candidates on the Issues: Lynne Blankenbeker
Special Guests: Republican candidate for New Hampshire's Second Congressional District Lynne Blankenbeker.
Candidates on the Issues: Andy Sanborn and Stewart Levenson
Special Guests: Republican candidates Andy Sanborn and Stewart Levenson.
Candidates on the Issues: Chris Pappas
Special Guest: Democratic candidate Chris Pappas.
Candidates on the Issues: Maura Sullivan and Terence O’Rourke
Special Guests: Democratic candidates for New Hampshire's First Congressional District, Maura Sullivan and Terence O'Rourke.
Candidates on the Issues: Deaglan McEachern
Special Guest: Democratic candidate for New Hampshire's First Congressional District Deaglan McEachern.
Elected Leaders, It’s Irresponsible to Ignore the Debt
Special Guest: Former Congressman Chris Shays.
You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers
Special Guests: Listener Questions, Concord Research and Policy Analyst Rob Ryan.
Don't Hesitate: Change the Status Quo
Special Guests: Former Ambassador and Congressman Dick Swett, former Congressman Charlie Bass.
Millennials: Heading Toward a Generational Showdown?
Special Guests: Alexandra Sosnowski and Andrew York.
Trust the Trustees
Special Guests: former public trustees of the Social Security and Medicare Trust Funds, Robert Reischauer and Charles Blahous.
Science Fiction Doesn't Work for Fiscal Policy
Special Guest: New Hampshire political reporter Paul Steinhauser.
Don't Be Penny Wise and Pound Foolish With the Budget
College Students Tell Leaders “Reform is ‘Up to Us’”
Special Guests: College students Evan Rufrano and Brittany Brown, and Megan Shea from the national "Up to Us" competition.
The Children Are Our Future
Special Guest: Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Senior Vice President Marc Goldwein; Concord Policy Director Josh Gordon.
Deficits and Social Security: Time For a Plan
Special Guest: Former Democratic Congressman Paul Hodes.
Who Will Make the Serious Decisions?
Special Guest: New Hampshire Fiscal Policy Institute Analyst Phil Sletten.
Bringing Budgets to Life
Special Guests: Matt Glassman of the Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown University; Concord Coalition Communications Director Steve Winn.
We're All Getting Old: Health Care and the Budget
Special Guests: Former Senator Bob Kerrey; Concord Coalition Policy Director Joshua Gordon
Former U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey shares his thoughts on health care and the federal budget. Concord Coalition Policy Director Josh Gordon and Bob Bixby also discuss health care as Bob fills in for Chase this week.
Trillions and Trillions
Special Guest: Diane Lim, Principal Economist, The Conference Board
There Aren't Even Any Deficit Pigeons
Special Guest: Former New Hampshire Senator Judd Gregg.
Going From Lurching to Leading
Special Guest: Concord’s North Carolina State Coordinator Marjorie Dufek
Ready or Not, Here Comes 2020
Where Do We Grow From Here?
Special Guest: Concord’s newest addition to the team, New Hampshire State Director Tyler Sweeney.
Episode 5: Get in the Game
Special Guest: New Hampshire High school teacher Rachel Roberge.
Episode 4: Fiscal Freefall: When Will it Stop?
Special Guests: Ohio Governor John Kasich and former Democratic Congressman Tim Penny, moderated by Concord’s Executive Director Robert L. Bixby
Episode 3: Fiscal Leadership, Anyone?
Special Guests: New Hampshire Politico, Brad Cook; former Ambassador and Congressman Dick Swett
Episode 2: The President's Budget
Special Guests: Bipartisan Policy Center SVP, Bill Hoagland; Committee for Economic Development SVP, Joe Minarik
Episode 1: Welcome to Facing the Future
Special Guests: Former Senator Bob Kerrey; Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby