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2011-06-22 07:11:00

Business-led Group Focuses on America's Fiscal Health WASHINGTON, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Committee for Economic Development (CED) has named Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of financial services firm, TIAA-CREF, as a new co-chair. Mr.

2011-06-13 15:56:00

WASHINGTON, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Diane Lim Rogers, chief economist for The Concord Coalition, will focus on the federal budget, tax policy and deficit reduction in a new column for the weekly magazine Tax Notes. The column, "Taxes for a Civilized Society," will also appear in Tax Notes Today, a daily online publication.

2011-05-13 15:57:00

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Concord Coalition said that today's release of the annual Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report is a timely reminder of how important cost-saving reform of these two vital programs is to the nation's fiscal outlook.

2011-03-14 17:03:00

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Concord Coalition today released a new Issue Brief examining the difficulty Paul Ryan and the House Budget Committee will have writing a budget resolution that shows improvement in the deficit while also sticking to the Republican Party's position that the deficit is strictly a spending problem, and one that can be attacked primarily by focusing on non-defense discretionary spending.

2011-01-18 17:23:00


2010-04-23 09:14:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- fiscalsustainability.org and moslereconomics.com, a leading web site in the area of education about the new economic paradigm of Modern Monetary Theory (MMT), are proud to announce that they are joining forces to facilitate communication, education and understanding of the MMT approach to fiscal sustainability, and in opposing the views of The Peter G.

2010-01-05 16:40:00

Post Runs "News" Story by Peterson-Funded Fiscal Times About Conrad Deficit Commission, Controversial Idea Promoted by Peterson -- Quoting Groups Funded by Peterson. Group Asks to Meet with Washington Post Company Chair Donald Graham. WASHINGTON, Jan.

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