October 24, 2014

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6 Oct, 2014 - Press Release

WASHINGTON -- As candidates for federal office put their fall campaigns into high gear, The Concord Coalition today released its latest “Key Questions” that voters should ask them about the nation’s fiscal challenges.

In doing so, Concord urges all candidates -- Democrats, Republicans and independents -- to provide the electorate in the next few weeks with clear explanations of how they would hold down future deficits, fix the tax system, repair entitlement programs and put the country on a more responsible path.

“Key Questions Voters Should Ask Candidates...

Recent Publications

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18 Jan, 1996 - Facing Facts
 Facing Facts Alert 13FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition Volume II, Number 1, January 19, 1996 TWEEDLEDUM AND TWEEDLEDEE According to the popular media, Congress and the White House are locked in a fateful struggle that will alter... Read More
18 Dec, 1995 - Facing Facts
 Facing Facts Alert 12FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 12, December 19, 1995) LET'S TAKE IT FROM THE TOP ONE MORE TIME A month ago during the last budget impasse, Concord appealed to leaders of both parties to... Read More
13 Nov, 1995 - Facing Facts
 Facing Facts Alert 11FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 11, November 14, 1995) A BUDGET TRAIN WRECK -- ALL OVER $4.80 A MONTH IN MEDICARE PREMIUMS The administration claims that its refusal to agree to Congress's... Read More
5 Nov, 1995 - Facing Facts
FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 10, November 6, 1995) IF WE MUST HAVE A CHILD TAX CREDIT, MAKE IT "KIDSAVE" The reasoning behind the new "KidSave" tax credit proposal goes like this. The last thing we need right now... Read More
11 Oct, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 9FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 9, October 12, 1995) IS THE GOP'S TRUST-FUND GAMBIT GOING AWRY? With their new proposals to put Medicare savings in "lockboxes," Republicans - against the advice of... Read More
26 Sep, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 8FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 8, September 27, 1995) WHAT WE NEED TO SAVE TO "SAVE" MEDICARE Some Democrats are saying that only $89 billion in savings are needed to "save" Medicare. Not so.... Read More
7 Sep, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 7 FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT (Number 7, September 8, 1995) PUBLIC REJECTS ENTITLEMENTS STATUS QUO The Senior lobby is circulating polls which, as usual, show the public monolithically opposed to... Read More
16 Aug, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 6The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 6, August 17, 1995) AFTER SIXTY YEARS, IT'S TIME TO RETHINK THE "TRUST FUND" Social Security's sixtieth anniversary is giving Congress and the White House a welcome opportunity... Read More
5 Aug, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 5FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT (Number 5, August 6, 1995) THE FORGOTTEN NUMBERS IN THE MEDICARE DEBATE According to opponents, Congress' proposed Medicare cuts are "unprecedented" and would "devastate"... Read More
9 Jul, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 4FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 4, July 10, 1995) THE FACTS ABOUT FEDERAL PENSIONS In its campaign to block cost-cutting reform of civil service and military pensions, the federal retiree lobby... Read More