From changes to Social Security, to how many nuclear submarines the Navy needs, people of all ages played lawmaker for a day.
Concord in the News
In 2010, Robert Bixby, director of the Concord Coalition, and David Walker, the former U. S.
President Donald Trump’s next budget is being rewritten at the last minute to make sure it’s not entirely out-of-date even before it
Tea party Republicans arrived in Washington seven years ago with a clear, loud message from angry voters: Slash spending. But once again, spending is going way up. . . .
Bob Bixby, executive director of The Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan group that encourages fiscal responsibility in Washington, explains how the adoption of the deficit-busting budget deal could a
Let’s Say ‘Thank You’ to the People Who Made the Budget Deal Possible: The Voiceless Younger GenerationFebruary 09, 2018
Just when it seemed like Washington was hopelessly mired in budgetary brinkmanship, the same leaders who have saved us before stepped forward again to make possible a budget deal!
Political junkies can try their hand at balancing the budget during a Saturday morning workshop at ECU.
This week’s deal to add $320 billion to the deficit over the next 20 months and set the stage for $1.8 trillion more in deficits over the next decade has won strong reviews from those who want to s
Congress was rushing Thursday to to pass what some analysts said could be the biggest bill, by total dollar amount, in U.S.