WASHINGTON -- A conference next Tuesday on Capitol Hill will focus on the importance of curbing the growth of the federal debt and finding ways to prevent future budget crises.
Former Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad will give the keynote address at the conference, which will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dec. 3. Other featured speakers:
· Former Senator Evan Bayh (D-Ind.)
· Douglas Elmendorf, director of the...