Former Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman, a BPC Senior Fellow, begins the event, "A Path to Fiscal Health."
Former Senate Budget Committee Chairman Pete Domenici, a BPC Senior Fellow, introduced Whip Hoyer.
Whip Hoyer argued Congress must pay the bills our nation has incurred and not hold the economy hostage in an effort to enact ideological agendas. At the same time, we must also act now to put our country on a path back to fiscal health.
Whip Hoyer discussed how we must learn the fiscal lessons of the last 30 years and understand how they cast doubt on the ideological certainties that still inform today’s budget debate.
Whip Hoyer discussed the range of fiscal plans that have been put forward and argued that a workable solution must put everything on the table.
BPC Senior Fellows Former Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman and former Senate and Budget Committee Chairman Pete Domenici listen to Whip Hoyer's speech.
Whip Hoyer argued for a fiscal approach that strengthens our economy and preserves economic fairness for all Americans.