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    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…

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    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…

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    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.

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    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…

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    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).…

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    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…

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    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…

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    The Great Social Security Debate

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    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…

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    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.

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    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…

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    Budget Issues

    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…

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    National Debt

    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…

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    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…

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    U.S. Economic Issues

    Economists and economic analysts spoke in a forum sponsored by the Concord Coalition, an organization dedicated to putting America’s economic problems in the forefront of public…

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    Budget Deficits

    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.

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    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,…

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    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…

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    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…

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    Congressional Deficit Reduction Scorecard

    The Concord Coalition released its second annual “Deficit Reduction Congressional Scorecard,” which rates members of Congress based on their votes concerning deficit…

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