September 16, 2014

Recent Events

Youth Outreach Coordinator Speaks at MillenialDEBT Youth Rally
January 20, 2010 11:00am - 12:00pm

Concord Coalition youth outreach coordinator, Stefan Byrd-Krueger spoke to a rally organized by MillennialDEBT (Millennials Demanding an Entitlement and Budget Taskforce).  Young Americans concerned with the size of the national debt joined each other on the day the Senate was to vote on...

Speech to East Cobb Business Association (Georgia)
January 19, 2010 11:30am - 1:00pm

Concord's Southern Regional Director will deliver a luncheon address to the East Cobb Business Association in Marietta, Georgia.

National Field Director Harry Zeeve to speak to clients of the Chamberlin Tax Advisory Group.
January 15, 2010 6:00pm - 7:30pm

National Field Director Harry Zeeve will speak about short and long term federal budget trends to clients of the Chamberlin Tax Advisory Group at their annual dinner.

"I.O.U.S.A." and discussion at Augustana College
January 12, 2010 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Midwest Regional Director Sara Imhof will run a screening of "I.O.U.S.A." followed by a discussion of the issues and brief Chart Talk to a group of students, faculty and community members at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD. 

Chart Talk for Westchase Kiwanis in Houston, TX
January 8, 2010 11:45am - 1:00pm

Southwest Regional Director Christine Hovde will give a Concord Coalition budget talk to the Westchase Kiwanis Club of Houston, TX. 

Interview with Sioux Falls's Argus Leader newspaper reporter
January 5, 2010 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Southwest Regional Director and Midwest Regional Director were interviewed by a newspaper reporter writing a story about the national debt and future fiscal challenges for the Sioux Falls Argus Leader.  The reporter also focused on an upcoming event on the Augustana College campus in Sioux...

Principles & Priorities: Lake Forest High School
January 4, 2010 8:57am - 3:00pm

Midwest Regional Director conducted 4 separate "Principles & Priorities" for each of 4 classes including juniors and seniors in economics and AP political science classes.  Each section had roughly 30 people or more.

Chart Talk for Georgetown Public Affairs Association
December 17, 2009 8:40am - 9:40am

Policy Director Joshua Gordon will deliver a chart talk about Budget Trends and Health Care reform to some Treasury Department employees as part of their Georgetown University Public Affairs Association seminar.

Speech to Griffin (Georgia) Kiwanis Club
December 9, 2009 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Concord's National Political Director Phil Smith will deliver a federal budget "chart talk" to the members of the Kiwanis Club in Griffin, Georgia.

Public Forum for Conference on Fiscal Stewardship
December 7, 2009 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Concord Coalition held its National Conference on Fiscal Stewardship on Capitol Hill -- open to the public --  to release a report on the first year of its Fiscal Stewardship Project. 

National Conference on Fiscal Stewardship
December 6, 2009 5:00pm - December 8, 2009 5:00pm

Representatives from Concord's seven Fiscal Advisory Councils will meet in Washington, DC.  They will discuss their fiscal policy proposals, meet with Congressional representatives, and talk with invited experts about the federal budget.

Concord's Phil Smith to deliver keynote address at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
December 3, 2009 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Concord's National Political Director Phil Smith will be the keynote luncheon speaker at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta at the annual meeting of the Georgia Consortium for Personal Financial Literacy.  This event is by invitation only.

Chart talk for AAII
November 24, 2009 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Southwest Regional Director Christine Hovde presented the Concord Chart Talk to one of six annual meetings of AAII, the American Association of Individual Investors.  The group, focused on personal finances and investment, was interested to learn more about the nation's fiscal policy and...

Intro to Macroeconomics: Principles & Priorities @ U. of Minnesota, Mankato
November 23, 2009 8:00am - 4:30pm

Midwest Regional Director to conduct "Principles & Priorities" exercise to 3 different sections of the Intro to Macro classes at the U. of MN, Mankato campus with Professor Ihsuan Li.  Total, 200 students are enrolled across the 3 sections of this course.

Federal Budget Challenge at University of Richmond
November 20, 2009 9:15am - 10:15am

Southwest Regional Director Christine Hovde ran the Federal Budget Challenge with Dr. Palazzolo's Legislative Process class.