December 22, 2014

The Fiscal Solutions Tour in San Jose

Date and Time:

Friday, September 24, 2010 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Address:

San Jose McEnery Convention Center
408 Almaden Blvd. 2nd Floor, "Meeting Room J3"
San Jose, CA 95510

Summary:

The Concord Coalition and the Peter G. Peterson Foundation bring the Fiscal Solutions Tour to San Jose, California on Friday, September 24th

The Fiscal Solutions Tour will visit the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, co-hosted by The San Jose Mercury News and The Concord Coalition. The Tour will bring experts with diverse perspectives to cities around the country this fall to foster informed public dialogue about possible answers to the nation's fiscal and economic challenges over the next decade and beyond.

Featured speakers at the San Jose program:

Robert L. Bixby, executive director of The Concord Coalition
(view presentation)

David M. Walker, president and CEO of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation and former U.S. comptroller general
(view presentation)

Isabel V. Sawhill, senior fellow, Economic Studies at Brookings, and former associate director of OMB.
(view presentation)

Douglas Holtz-Eakin, president of The American Action Forum and former director of the Congressional Budget Office

Join in the public discussion, which will include a question and answer session with the panel.

This event is free and open to the public.  Boxed lunches will be provided.  Please RSVP to Christine Hovde at chovde@concordcoalition.org

About Fiscal Solutions Tour Events:

The Fiscal Solutions Tour is a public engagement campaign hosted by the nonpartisan Concord Coalition and the Peter G. Peterson Foundation to discuss potential solutions to our nation's fiscal challenges. The program will include speakers of diverse ideological perspectives suggesting options to reform our current budget deficits, our growing national debt, and the long-term fiscal consequences of the Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid programs. Learn More.