3,817Apr 7, 1998
Social Security Reform Part 1
After some introductory remarks, President Clinton and members of Congress spoke about the need for a national dialogue on Social Security reform. In his remarks, the president used several ...
648Nov 29, 2012
Memorial Service for Former Senator Warren Rudman
Current and former congressional leaders paid tribute to former New Hampshire Senator Warren B. Rudman who died November 19, 2012, at the age of 82. Senator Rudman was best remembered as a key ...
536Apr 1, 2010
Impact of Health Reform on the Deficit
Participants talked about newly enacted health care reforms and the impact of the reforms on the deficit. Following their prepared remarks they answered questions from the audience.
477Sep 12, 2012
U.S. Debt and Fiscal Outlook
A bipartisan group of former government officials and members of Congress talked about federal debt and the nation’s long-term fiscal challenges. All of the panelists agreed that ...
210Jun 17, 2008
Future of Entitlement Programs
At the Concord Coalition’s Fiscal Wake-Up Tour dinner, delegates presented the principles and proposed fiscal reforms they had developed during the Youth Entitlement Summit (YES). Isabel ...
71May 18, 2004
U.S. Fiscal Policy
Nine public policy institutes cosponsored a conference on U.S. fiscal policy. Following several speeches, two panels discussed the issue and responded to questions from the ...
70Apr 10, 1996
Budget Deficits and Economic Security
Panelists discussed the complex relationship between the federal budget deficit and debt and the U.S. economy. They examined how the debt influences the economy on both macro and micro levels, ...
40Feb 5, 1996
The Balanced Budget and Campaign '96
The participants addressed the Citizens Council, the lobbying arm of the Concord Coalition. They focused on balancing the federal budget, the budget deficit, and the effect of the economy on ...
32Apr 13, 1993
Strategies for Balancing the Budget
Economists and correspondents discussed initiatives for balancing the federal budget in a forum sponsored by the Concord Coalition, a bipartisan coalition dedicated to restoring America’s ...
31Jul 27, 1998
The Great Social Security Debate
29Mar 12, 2001
Participants talked with reporters about saving federal dollars for the future through budget policy, tax cuts, and disciplined use of the federal budget surplus. Among the issues they ...
29Oct 31, 1994
Mr. Rudman spoke about the federal budget and the national debt. He is completing an 8 week cross-country tour with the Caolition’s "National Debt Clock". The Concord Coalition is a ...
23Jul 27, 1998
Social Security Town Hall Meeting
In a town hall-style forum, President Clinton and others talked with audience members about Social Security. Ms. Borger served as moderator.
22Apr 10, 1996
Mr. Rudman and Mr. Stiglitz talked about the impact of budget deficits on economic growth and economic anxiety. They also took questions from the audience.
22Apr 6, 1994
Concord Coalition Opening Remarks
The Concord Coalition is a bipartisan organization that focuses on eliminating the federal budget deficit through educating and organizing the public. The group was founded in 1992 by former ...
21Apr 3, 1997
Savings and Long-Term Economic Growth
Panelists discussed savings and future U.S. economic growth. They examined the role of federal budget deficits, or dissavings, and fiscal policy on long-term economic growth. They also ...
20Apr 7, 1998
Social Security Reform Part 3
Members of the first and second panels took questions from a demographically selected audience. They examined the principles for Social Security reform and various alternatives, including ...
20Apr 6, 1994
The Politics of Deficit Reduction
Participants discussed the politics of deficit reduction and entitlement reform. The difficulties with changing Congress were addressed and the solution was felt to be grassroots ...
18Nov 2, 1995
Economic Awards Dinner
Chairman Greenspan was presented with the Economic Patriot Award, following which he talked about federal budget and deficit issues. After prepared remarks by several speakers, questions from ...
18Sep 14, 1992
Creation of the Concord Coalition
Fmr. Sen. Tsongas and Sen. Rudman participated in a news conference in New York City to announce the release of a report on the economy by the Concord Coalition, a new grass-roots ...
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