October 2, 2014

Recent Events

Principles and Priorities with Government Affairs Institute
May 16, 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. 

West Des Moines Rotary hosts The Concord Coalition
May 16, 2013 7:30am - 8:30am

Midwest Regional Director will discuss long-term fiscal challenges with the NW Des Moines Rotary Club.  Included in the presentation will be information about the cause and consequences of federal budget deficits,  unsustainable entitlement programs, and how to build a sound...

Iowa City Chamber Government Relations Committee hosts The Concord Coalition
May 9, 2013 7:30am - 8:00pm

Midwest Regional Director to address the Government Relations Committee of the Iowa City Chamber of Commerce.  She will discuss updates on fiscal policy, current activity on the budget, and  political challenges for engaging in constructive, bipartisan solutions-oriented policymaking...

Minnesota Senior Conservatives hosts The Concord Coalition
May 7, 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm

Midwest Regional Director to discuss the national debt and deficits with Senior Conservatives -- Minnesota.  In addition to the cause and consequences of federal deficits and the unsustainability of entitlement programs, bipartisan solutions will also be discussed.  

David Walker Keynotes Bipartisan Issues Group (BIG) / Concord Coalition event in Madison, WI
May 2, 2013 6:30pm - 7:30pm

David Walker, CEO The Comeback America Initiative, cofounder "No Labels," and former Comptroller General of the United States, to keynote event sponsored by The Bipartisan Issues Group (BIG), "The Can Kicks Back" and The Concord Coalition.  This forum focuses on the national debt, deficit-...

North Shore Financial Planners hosts The Concord Coalition
May 2, 2013 8:30am - 10:00am

The Concord Coalition and partners will provide a program called "Talking to your Clients about Fiscal Cliffs" to financial planners, insurance agents, and related professionals of the North  Shore Financial Planners association.  Specifically, the Midwest Regional Director for the...

Rep. Bera of California hosts Concord Budget Exercise
April 29, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Congressman Ami Bera will hosts the Concord Coalition's federal budget workshop at the AT&T Auditorium in Sacramento. Community members are invited to join the Congressman in proposing their own solutions to our nation’s budget problems. Participants will work in small groups to simulate...

Greater Tucson Leadership organization hosts Concord Budget Exercise
April 24, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Greater Tucson Leadership organization hosted Concord's Phil Smith to the campus of the University of Arizona in order to administer the Principles and Priorties exercise. 

Principles and Priorities with Government Affairs Institute
April 18, 2013 1:45pm - 3:45pm

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.

Strategic Partner Alliance - WI hosts The Concord Coalition at its "Megatrends 2013" Economics/Financial conference
April 9, 2013 7:30pm - 8:00pm

Midwest Regional Director joins Dina Fliss, The Strategic Financial Alliance, to give Megatrends 2013 talk to financial planners and investors. Including will be the greatest fiscal and monetary policy issues of the year, including the federal budget deficits, opportunities for bipartisan...

Ball State University's Bowen Center for Public Affairs hosts The Concord Coalition, Interactive Deficit-Reduction Exercise
April 7, 2013 9:30am - 10:30am

The Bowen Center for Public Affairs at Ball State University is hosting a conference on Political Participation.  The Concord Coalition has been invited to conduct its deficit-reduction exercise "Debt Busters" to a diverse audience of students and professionals.

This event is invite-...

Public Forum: "Intergenerational Responsibility: What Must Be Done Now to Fix the Debt"
April 6, 2013 1:00pm - 3:00pm

LITTLETON, Colo. – Colorado Fiscal Institute Director Carol Hedges, former U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo, and former state legislators Norma Anderson and Penn R. Pfiffner will be among the speakers at a public forum this Saturday on solutions to the nation’s debt at the Arapahoe Community...

Accounting Fraternity Hosts The Concord Coalition, Interactive Deficit Reduction Exercise
April 5, 2013 2:45pm - 4:45pm

The college accounting fraternity Beta Alpha Psi conducts Concord's federal budget exercise at it's regional meeting in Kansas City, MO.  Sara Imhof, Midwest Regional Director for the Concord Coalition, faciliates the event and leads a panel discussion.  This event is by invitation...

College Accounting Fraternity hosts Budget Exercise in Chicago (and Kansas City on the same date-see other event)
April 5, 2013 2:45pm - 5:15pm

The college accounting fraternity Beta Alpha Psi conducts Concord's federal budget exercise at it's regional meeting in Chicago.  Phil Smith, Chief Congressional Liaison for the Concord Coalition, faciliates the event and leads a panel discussion.  This event is by invitation only...

Fix the Debt and Concord host Fiscal Forum in Tampa/St. Pete
April 2, 2013 6:15pm - 8:30pm

A panel of experts on fiscal issues will discuss solutions to the rapidly growing federal debt at a forum at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg on Tuesday evening, April 2. The panel will be joined by former U.S. Senator Mel Martinez at a breakfast briefing Wednesday, April 3 in Tampa....