Politics on Tap: Madeleine Albright on Fiscal Policy and National Security

Sep 26, 2016

Throughout the 2016 election season, the Peter G. Peterson Foundation is hosting a series of bipartisan policy discussions across the country focused on finding solutions to America’s fiscal challenges. As part of this effort, the Foundation has partnered with CNN to sponsor the Politics on Tap conversation series featuring leading fiscal and economic policymakers and experts. Guests have included Senator Tom Cotton (R-AL) and Representative Xavier Becerra (D-CA).

On Thursday, September 22, the Foundation hosted former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright for a conversation with CNN’s Chris Cuomo to discuss the connection between fiscal policy and national security.

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