October 23, 2014

Rep. Gus Bilirakis of Florida hosts second of two Budget Exercises on May 2nd

Date and Time:

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Address:

Seven Springs Middle School
2441 Little Road
Trinity, FL

Summary:

Congressman Gus Bilirakis hosts the second of two Concord Coalition's budget exercises today.  Consitutents "role-play" as members of Congress attempting to reduce federal budget deficits over the next ten years.  Concord's southern regional director Phil Smith leads the two hour session called Principles and Priorities.  For more information please send an email to PSmith@concordcoalition.org

About Principles and Priorities Events:

Principles & Priorities is our flagship exercise that has been used in hundreds of High Schools, Colleges and Universities across the country. In it, participants make decisions about the best combination of program spending and tax policies to match with their larger sense of what the principles behind our budgets should be and what priorities the government should place at the forefront of fiscal decision-making. Learn more about our classroom exercises