October 22, 2014

Recent Events

Congressman Denney Heck of Washington State Hosts Concord's Budget Exercise
August 14, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Congressman Denny Heck of Washington state hosted the Concord Coalition's federal budget exercise on Aug. 14.  Concord's Phil Smith led the event.  For more information, contact him at PSmith@concordcoalition.org or 404-584-0008.

Congresswoman Duckworth to host Deficit Reduction Town Hall (IL 8th District)
August 7, 2013 9:30am - 11:00am

Residents of the Eigth Congressional District of Illinois will have an opportunity share their ideas for federal deficit reduction in a community-wide interactive event. 

Participants will assume the roles of members of Congress and work in small groups to put forth their policy...

Executive Director Bixby Discusses the Fiscal Debate at Center for American Progress
July 29, 2013 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Concord Executive Director, Bob Bixby, participates in Caenter for American Progress forum entitled: "Is It Time to Hit the Reset Button on the Fiscal Debate?"

Concord's Phil Smith speaks to PALS Seniors Group in Sandy Springs, GA
July 29, 2013 10:00am - 11:30am

Perimeter Adult Learning Services (PALS) is pleased to welcome back Phil Smith from the Concord Coalition to discuss federal budget policy and the need for sound, long-term fiscal policy.

Concord and Fix The Debt bring Budget Exercise to Louisiana Youth Seminar
July 24, 2013 11:30am - 1:00pm

Louisiana Youth Seminar (“LYS”) delegates will participate in an interactive legislative budgeting exercise in an effort to take on our nation’s debt crisis on Wednesday, July 24, at 11:30 a.m.  Presented by Phil Smith of the Concord Coalition and...

Policy Director Leads Fiscal Policy Discussion for Georgetown University Government Affairs Institute
July 19, 2013 10:30am - 11:45am

Policy Director Joshua Gordon leads a fiscal policy discussion for the Government Affairs Institute.

Principles and Priorities with Government Affairs Institute
July 18, 2013 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon fascilitates the Principles and Priorities budget exercise with Presidential Management Fellows (PMF's) enrolled in the Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown Univeristy. 

Concord's Phil Smith speaks to Jonathan Hind Financial Group in White Bear Lake, Minn.
July 17, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Concord's Phil Smith delivers keynote luncheon speech to the Jonathan Hind Financial Group.

Policy Director Gives Fiscal Policy Chart Talk at the American Farm Bureau
July 16, 2013 9:30am - 10:30am

Policy Director Joshua Gordon presents to Iowa Farm Bureau visitors to Washington DC offices of the American Farm Bureau.

Policy Director Leads Fiscal Policy Discussion for Georgetown University Government Affairs Institute
July 2, 2013 1:45pm - 3:15pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon leads a fiscal policy discussion for the Government Affairs Institute.

EFS Advisors hosts The Concord Coalition
June 20, 2013 8:00am - 9:00am

Midwest Regional Director provided overview of the federal budget, cause and consequences of the national debt and deficits, and options for solutions to improve the long-term outlook.

Economic Forum of Palm Beach County Hosts Fix the Debt and Concord
June 13, 2013 11:30am - 1:30pm

A panel of experts on fiscal issues discussed solutions to the growing federal debt at a lunch program at the Economic Forum of Palm Beach County on Thursday, June 13.

The speakers were Paul Stebbins, executive chairman of the Board of World Fuel Services Corp.; Julio Fuentes, president...

Madison Rotary Club hosts The Concord Coalition
June 12, 2013 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Midwest Regional Director to address the Madison Rotary.  She will discuss the causes and consequences of federal deficits and unsustainable entitlement programs as well as bipartisan solutions for an improved long-term fiscal outlook.  

Chart Talk for Federal Employees
June 3, 2013 1:45pm - 2:45pm

Policy Director Josh Gordon presents to NSA staff.

Representative Suzan DelBene hosts Concord's Budget Exercise
May 29, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Rep. Suzan DelBene and the Concord Coalition are proud to present two interactive workshops where YOU will choose the solutions to America’s fiscal challenges.  The first event will be held innMount Vernon on May 29th.  The second event will be in Bothell on the 30th at the Northshore...