Budget Chaos in Context: Fiscal Lessons Learned for a Challenging Future

Jun. 29, 2017, 8:30am-11:00am
National Press Club
529 14th Street, NW, Washington
Free; RSVP required
As Congress and the president attempt to make several key budget decisions, The Concord Coalition marked our 25th anniversary at a forum by looking at fiscal lessons learned over that time and how those lessons apply to the major fiscal policy challenges of the next 25 years. While the political and economic landscapes have changed, one thing remains the same: our current fiscal trajectory is unsustainable.

Featuring (with video appearance times):

  • Mark A. Weinberger, EY Global Chairman and CEO (5:07)
  • Jason Furman, former Council of Economic Advisers Chairman (30:37)

Panel Discussion (Begins at 1:07:07)

  • Stuart Butler, Brookings Institution Senior Fellow in Economic Studies
  • Diane Lim, Conference Board Principal Economist
  • Maya MacGuineas, Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget President
  • Robert Bixby, Concord Coalition Executive Director


Mark Weinberger
Mark Weinberger
Jason Furman
Jason Furman
Robert Bixby, Diane Lim, Stuart Butler, Maya MacGuineas