2015 Fiscal Summit: Opening Remarks

May 19, 2015

Michael Peterson, President and CEO of the Foundation opened the Fiscal Summit by outlining America's opportunity to "invent its future." While short-term deficits are down, Peterson noted that our long-term fiscal trajectory remains dangerously unsustainable. As the economic recovery gains strength, we have more flexibility and options, and "a new window of opportunity to begin to address the nation's long-term fiscal imbalances," he said.

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