Date and Time:
Friday, September 24, 2010 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
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
David M. Walker, president and CEO of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation and former U.S. comptroller general
Isabel V. Sawhill, senior fellow, Economic Studies at Brookings, and former associate director of OMB.
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 firstname.lastname@example.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.