During the latest Facing the Future, I was joined by Concord Coalition Executive Director
The federal deficit won’t be eliminated just by cutting waste, contrary to the impression that some elected officials and political candidates try to give the public.
Phillip L. Swagel, an economist with extensive service in the George W. Bush administration, has been appointed the new director of the Congressional Budget Office. . . .
There’s a familiar ring to the latest report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the nation’s fiscal health, and that is not a good sign.
President Donald Trump’s take-no-hostages approach to the budget — manifest in his opposition to raising spending caps most lawmakers consider too tight — threatens to make the appropriations proce
Federal budget projections are already quite alarming, with the national debt high by historical standards and rising rapidly.
“It’s always the duty of the president and the Treasury secretary to defend full faith and credit of the United States,” said Robert Bixby, the executive director the Concord Coalition, a fiscal wa
On April 5, UNH Law, Health Law and Policy Programs, The Concord Coalition, and The Warren Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership and Public Service co-hosted a discussion of the nation's health care system, including federal, state and community responses and strategies to address cost growth.
8:30-9:00 AM Registration
9:00-9:30 AM Keynote Presentation: U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire
9:30-11:00 AM Panel discussion
Joseph Antos - Wilson H. Taylor Resident Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy at the American Enterprise Institute
Trish Riley - Executive Director of the National Academy for State Health Policy and President of its corporate board
John McDonough - Professor of Public Health Practice, Dept. of Health Policy & Management at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Director of the Center for Executive and Continuing Professional Education
Moderated by Lucy Hodder, Professor of Law, Director of Health Law and Policy, UNH School of Law
This event was sponsored by a generous grant from the Peter G. Peterson Foundation.
Wilton Republican Committee Members and Guests Only
Concord's New Hampshire State Director, Tyler Sweeney to conduct a Debt Busters budget exercise with Wilton Republican Committee members.
America faces several profound challenges. Most defy easy solutions.