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Economist Mom Explains Obama Era Fiscal and Economic Policy

November 7th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby and economist Diane Lim for the next edition of the "Economist Mom" segment. They discuss the budget policies and economic realities of the Obama administration, as well as attempts at fiscal policy reform during that time.

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CEO’s Simple Fix: Reform Spending and Revenue

October 31st, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby, Communications Director Steve Winn and CEO David Cote. They discuss the Simpson-Bowles Commission, the current economic and political climate and a new report by the CBO on Overseas Contingency Operations funding.

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Economist Mom: Lessons from the Clinton and G.W. Bush Years

October 24th, 2018

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby and economist Diane Lim for the next installation of the recurring "Economist Mom" segment. They discuss the fiscal policies and budget realities of the Clinton and Bush administrations, as well as their resulting economic impacts.

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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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