Why does the federal deficit matter?

WashingTown

Jun 6 2019 • 16 mins

In this episode Congressman Ben McAdams talks with Phil Smith from the Concord Coalition (https://www.concordcoalition.org) about a budget workshop they held with some of McAdams’ constituents. The nonpartisan group advocates for fiscal responsibility and raises awareness about how federal money is actually being spent.In the workshop, about 40 people were divided into seven different committees that looked at how the federal government is funded and then they propose cuts. Smith and McAdams discuss the realities of a federal deficit, the Trump tax cuts and whether a balanced federal budget is a realistic possibility.

You Might Like

India’s Reforms Story
India’s Reforms Story
Mint - HT Smartcast
Interpreting India
Interpreting India
Carnegie India
Legal Talks by Desikanoon
Legal Talks by Desikanoon
Suyash Verma, Saurabh Kumar
Strict Scrutiny
Strict Scrutiny
Crooked Media
Detect and Protect
Detect and Protect
Australian Biosecurity
The EU Exit Podcast
The EU Exit Podcast
Chartered Trading Standards Institute
Why Pay
Why Pay
Kahlil English, Alan Holmes
Alamo City Agenda
Alamo City Agenda
Alamo City Agenda
Douglasville Impact
Douglasville Impact
The City of Douglasville
WeARtheGuard
WeARtheGuard
Arkansas National Guard Public Affairs Office
Shout- stories of fire service lifesavers
Shout- stories of fire service lifesavers
South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue
#LiveFromUkraine
#LiveFromUkraine
Benjamin Wittes
Plán pre budúcnosť
Plán pre budúcnosť
Progresívne Slovensko
Olot Entén
Olot Entén
Ràdio Olot
Malden in Minutes
Malden in Minutes
City of Malden
On the Road with ASHE
On the Road with ASHE
Amanda Schumacher and Melissa Boyles