Thursday, June 1, 2006
How will changing demographics, looming health care costs, the debt and deficit affect the next generation of Americans? Tom Fudge finds out why a group of federal economists are on a national tour to make more people aware of the country's financial situation.
The Fiscal Wake-Up Tour public forum takes place at the City Club of San Diego tomorrow, Friday June 2, at 12 noon at the Holiday Inn on the Bay. For more information visit www.cityclubofsandiego.com
- David Walker is the Comptroller General of the United States. He is the nation's chief accountability officer and head of the US Government Accountability Office.
- Robert Bixby is the executive director of the Concord Coalition. The Concord Coalition is a non-partisan organization dedicated to educating the public about federal economic issues.
- Brian Riedl is the senior policy analyst in federal budgetary affairs for the Heritage Foundation.