Congress

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Congress Doesn't Operate Like You and I Do

November 09, 2017
Bettendorf.Com
Topics
Congress
Tax Policy

If our households operated the way the United States does, members of our extended families would be planning an intervention to get us to see the error of our ways.

Why?

In the News

Apologetic Approval

October 27, 2017
CQ Budget Tracker
Topics
Congress
Federal Budget
Tax Policy

House Republicans were almost apologetic in passing a budget blueprint that they readily conceded was not the one they really wanted.

In the News

Need to Know: Does the Federal Debt REALLY Impact Me?

October 11, 2017
WHO Radio 1040
Topics
Congress
Economy
Federal Budget
Fiscal Responsibility
National Debt

Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby joins WHO Radio host Jeff Angelo to discuss why Americans should care about the rising $20 trillion debt and how it impacts the average American citiz

In the News

House Clears First Hurdle in GOP's Race for Tax Reform

October 06, 2017
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Topics
Budget Process
Congress
Tax Policy

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — House Republicans took the first major step toward passing their ambitious tax reform plan Thursday, but the path ahead remains uncertain and fraught with po

Watch Event

Concord Coalition Celebrates 25 Years in Manchester, NH

Oct. 12, 2017, 6:00pm-7:00pm
Address:
NH Institute of Politics at St. Anselm College
1000 Saint Anselm Dr., Manchester, NH 03102
Free

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

 

Join The Concord Coalition -- in Manchester, NH -- as we mark our 25th anniversary by looking at fiscal lessons learned in the past quarter-century and how those lessons can apply to the major policy challenges of the next 25 years. While the political and economic landscapes have changed, one thing remains the same: our fiscal trajectory is unsustainable.

 

Featuring:

  • Judd Gregg is a former Republican United States senator for New Hampshire, in office from 1993 to 2011, serving as Budget Committee chairman from 2005 to 2007. Gregg is on The Concord Coalition’s national board of directors and previously served as New Hampshire governor.

  • Kent Conrad is a former Democratic United States senator for North Dakota, in office from 1987 to 2013 and serving as Budget Committee chairman from 2001 to 2003, and again from 2007 to 2013.  

  • Robert L. Bixby is executive director of The Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan grassroots organization that advocates for generationally responsible fiscal policy.

 

Pannelists
Senator Judd Gregg
Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH)

 

Senator Conrad
Senator Kent Conrad (D-ND)