Campaign to Fix the Debt, Business Leaders Continue Push for Comprehensive Agreement Over Debt

Jan 04, 2013, 17:28 ET from The Campaign to Fix the Debt

WASHINGTON, Jan. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, January 8, the Campaign to Fix the Debt and NASDAQ OMX will host a press conference to underscore the importance of continuing to pressure lawmakers and the Administration to agree on a comprehensive, bipartisan plan to bend down the unsustainable trajectory of our national debt. Businesses of all sizes from every sector of the economy have criticized the recent last-minute budget agreement for failing to provide the confidence to bolster growth. The Campaign and its affiliates remain as focused on this essential issue as ever, and expect our nation's leaders to be similarly engaged over the coming months. On Tuesday, prominent business leaders and senior Campaign leadership will discuss their continued push for a bipartisan deal large enough to stabilize the debt.

WhoErskine Bowles, Co-Founder of the Campaign to Fix the Debt 
Robert Greifeld, CEO of NASDAQ OMX 
Maya MacGuineas, Head of the Campaign to Fix the Debt

What:  Press conference for Campaign to Fix the Debt on its continued push for our elected leaders to come to a comprehensive debt agreement.

When:  Tuesday, January 8, 2013, 1:30 p.m. ET          

Where:  NASDAQ MarketSite
4 Times Square (corner of 43rd Street & Broadway) 
New York, NY 10036

The Campaign to Fix the Debt is a non-partisan movement to put America on a better fiscal and economic path that has been at the heart of the ongoing national debate about the federal debt and deficit. We come from a range of social, economic and political perspectives, around the common belief that America's growing federal debt threatens our future and that we must address it. The Campaign will mobilize key communities - including leaders from business, government, and policy - and people all across America who want to see elected officials step up to solve our nation's fiscal challenges.

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