Facing the Future

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Defend or Defund Our Future?

October 17th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby, the Bipartisan Policy Center's Director of Economic Policy Shai Akabas and Director of the Progressive Policy Institute's Center for Funding America's Future Ben Ritz. They discuss PPI's latest report on forward-looking government investments, BPC's Funding Our Future Initiative and the Domenici-Rivlin Debt Reduction Task Force.

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Economist Mom Explains Deficit Financing

October 10th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby and economist Diane Lim for the next installation of the new "Economist Mom" segment. Lim breaks down the process of financing budget deficits and the associated impacts on individuals and the nation's economy. New Hampshire State Director Tyler Sweeney also joined the program to discuss his latest grassroots efforts around the state.

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Stealth Spending on Autopilot

October 3rd, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition National Political and Field Director Phil Smith and Executive Director Bob Bixby. They discuss Concord volunteer activities across the country and "stealth" spending within the federal budget.

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Welcoming Economist Mom

September 26th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby and economist Diane Lim. They discuss the CBO's analysis of the proposed Tax Cuts 2.0, the latest in the Congressional appropriations process, and they introduce the newest recurring segment, "The Economist Mom."

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Let’s Fix Washington

September 19th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by former Congressmen David Jolly and Patrick Murphy, as well as Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby. They discuss Jolly and Murphy's national initiative "Let's Fix Washington" and the impact of partisanship and gridlock in Congress.

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Greased Wheels Move Some Appropriations, But Deficits Growing

September 12th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Communications Director Steve Winn and Executive Director Bob Bixby, as well as Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Chief of Staff and Director of Strategic Initiatives Mike Murphy. They discuss federal investment in children, this year's budget process, political process reform and another proposed round of tax cuts.

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Candidates on the Issues: Mindi Messmer and Steve Negron

September 5th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Democratic candidate for New Hampshire's First Congressional District Mindi Messmer and Republican candidate for the Second Congressional District Steve Negron. Both share their perspectives on key issues related to fiscal policy, like health care, Social Security, taxes, infrastructure and more.

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Candidates on the Issues: Paul Cardinal

August 29th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert L. Bixby and Democratic candidate for New Hampshire's First Congressional District Paul Cardinal. Bixby discusses a recent CBO report on the deficit reductions necessary to achieve certain debt-level targets. Cardinal shares his perspective on key issues related to fiscal policy, such as health care, Social Security, taxes, infrastructure and more.

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Candidates on the Issues: Eddie Edwards and Lincoln Soldati

August 22nd, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Democratic candidate for New Hampshire's First Congressional District Lincoln Soldati and Republican candidate for the same district Eddie Edwards. They share their perspectives on key issues related to fiscal policy, such as health care, Social Security, national security, taxes and more.

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Candidates on the Issues: Lynne Blankenbeker

August 15th, 2018

Concord Coalition Policy Director Josh Gordon joins Chase on the program to discuss recent CBO reports on economic growth and the long-term budget outlook. Chase is joined by Republican candidate for New Hampshire's Second Congressional District Lynne Blankenbeker. She shares her perspectives on key issues related to fiscal policy, like health care, Social Security, taxes, national security and more.

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