A Letter to the Young Members of Congress

Considering the unprecedented scale of the 2009 stimulus package, a group of youth leaders concerned about the future of the national debt wrote a letter to the youngest members of Congress urging them to consider the long term implications of today's budgetary decisions.  

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The letter was signed by:

Stefan Byrd-Krueger, Youth Outreach Coordinator, Concord Coalition

Michael Davidson,                                          CEO, Gen Next

David Kirby, Executive Director, America's Future Foundation                          

Kouri Marshall, Executive Director, Youth Entitlements Summit

Luke A. Repici, President, AssociationofYoungAmericans.org

David B. Smith, Trustee, Americans for Generational Equity

The 23 recipients: 

Boccieri, John A. (D-OH) Boren, Daniel David (D-OK) Carson, André (D-IN) Giffords, Gabrielle (D-AZ) Heinrich, Martin (D-NM) Herseth Sandlin, Stephanie (D-SD) Hunter, Duncan Duane (R-CA) Lujan, Ben Ray, Jr. (D-NM) McHenry, Patrick T. (R-NC) McMorris Rodgers, Cathy (R-WA) Murphy, Christopher (D-CT) Murphy, Patrick (D-PA) Nunes, Devin (R-CA) Nye, Glenn C., III (D-VA) Perriello, Tom (D-VA) Polis, Jared (D-CO) Putnam, Adam (R-FL) Rooney, Thomas J. (R-FL) Ryan, Paul (R-WI) Ryan, Timothy J. (D-OH) Sánchez, Linda T. (D-CA) Schock, Aaron (R-IL) Shuler, Heath (D-NC) Smith, Adrian (R-NE)