I Want to Lead

As a fiscal leader, you are in a position to make a difference and motivate others to advocate for a strong fiscal foundation. You can use your knowledge and point of view to get the conversation started. In order to get people involved, they need to understand the facts and why this issue matters to them. You can help make this happen.

Here are a few ways to build your understanding and get the conversation started.

1. Join the Foundation

Register now to help us create long-term, sustainable solutions. By registering, you’ll receive our email newsletter which will keep you updated on important fiscal developments and upcoming events. Also, connect with us on Facebook and Twitter to discuss the fiscal challenges or visit our YouTube channel to watch videos and interact with others.

2. Enhance Your Understanding

It's a good idea to make sure that you have a good understanding of the fiscal challenge, and the solutions that will help get our country back on track. On this website, you can watch videos, view charts and infographics, and read articles to dive into the data. And you can easily share all of this information with your peers and colleagues.

3. Inspire Others

Use your network and connections to make the fiscal challenge an important issue that you discuss regularly with your social network. Use our materials as talking points to get the conversation going and change happening.

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4. Use Your Voice

Your opinion matters. You can use your knowledge and reach to help others understand the importance and urgency of the fiscal challenge and the need to communicate with others. For example:

  • Communicate your concern by writing an op-ed.
  • Make this issue a major topic at your next event, meeting, speech or wherever you may be interacting with groups of people and encourage them to ask questions, learn more about the issue and demand change.
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  • Write your Representative or Senator.

Expert Views: Fiscal Commission

We asked experts with diverse views from across the political spectrum to share their perspectives.

National Debt Clock

See the latest numbers and learn more about the causes of our high and rising debt.