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The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget hosts various events to educate the public about various policy issues. Below is a list of our upcoming, current, and past events.


Dec 7, 2016

35 Years After the Greenspan Commission, Is It Time for a New Social Security Commission?

35 years ago, President Ronald Reagan appointed the National Commission on Social Security Reform, whose recommendations set the stage for bipartisan legislation to extend the life of the Social Security program by 50 years. With Social Security...
Dec 1, 2016

Panetta, Daniels, and Penny Offer Recommendations to President-elect Trump

President-elect Donald Trump will be sworn into office facing the highest national debt burden of any new president in history other than President Truman during World War II. He will also face a number of known and...
Nov 30, 2016

A reform agenda for the federal budget process

Reforming the federal budget process to achieve more timely budgets that allocate resources more efficiently and in line with national goals has been a focus of congressional hearings and public policy conversation in recent months. After conducting...
Oct 18, 2016

Social Security Discussion

Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and Voice of the People hosted a forum focused on where the public stands regarding the need for changes to protect and secure Social Security.  Event Participants Included:...
Sep 28, 2016

How Would Clinton and Trump Manage Our Money? A Conversation with the Candidates' Economic Advisors

We hosted a lunch conversation with economic advisors from the presidential campaigns of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The event "How Would Clinton and Trump Manage Our Money?" was held at the Jack Morton Auditorium at the George Washington...