Committee to Unleash Prosperity to Host First Economic Summit in Philadelphia

Hosts Steve Forbes, Larry Kudlow, Dr. Arthur B. Laffer and Stephen Moore to Discuss the Importance of Free Market Capitalism

Mar 16, 2016, 12:50 ET from The Committee to Unleash Prosperity

PHILADELPHIA, March 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Committee to Unleash Prosperity Founders Steve Forbes, Larry Kudlow, Dr. Arthur B. Laffer, and Steve Moore will convene to discuss How to Unleash American Prosperity at an economic forum in Philadelphia this Thursday, March 17, 2016. These premier economists will join Susquehanna Partners Founder and Managing Director Jeff Yass and FreedomWorks CEO Adam Brandon for a panel discussion and luncheon.

Launched in 2015, the Committee to Unleash Prosperity aims to end America's growth slump and restore faith in the American Dream. In pursuit of rapid economic growth, the Committee supports six core principles:

  1. Broad-based, low rate, flat tax 
  2. Limited government spending 
  3. Decreased regulation 
  4. Sound money 
  5. Free trade 
  6. Rule of constitutional law

Time and location are available upon request.

Steve Forbes is Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media. In both 1996 and 2000, Mr. Forbes campaigned vigorously for the Republican nomination for the Presidency. Mr. Forbes' new book: Reviving America: How Repealing Obamacare, Replacing the Tax Code and Reforming The Fed will Restore Hope and Prosperity co-authored by Elizabeth Ames (McGraw-Hill Professional) came out in December.

Larry Kudlow is CNBC's Senior Contributor. He is co-authoring a forthcoming book about President John F. Kennedy's tax cuts.  He was previously host of CNBC's primetime program, "The Kudlow Report." He is also the host of "The Larry Kudlow Show", which is syndicated nationally by Cumulus Media.

Dr. Arthur B. Laffer is the creator of the Laffer Curve and widely considered the Father of Supply-Side Economics. Laffer was a member of President Reagan's Economic Policy Advisory Board for both of his two terms.

Stephen Moore is a Distinguished Visiting Fellow for the Heritage Foundation's "Project for Economic Growth", and the author of "Who's the Fairest of Them All?: The Truth about Opportunity, Taxes, and Wealth in America".  Before joining Heritage, Moore sat on The Wall Street Journal's editorial board. Moore calls his creation of the Club for Growth, which helps elect conservative members of Congress, the defining moment of his career. He left the organization in 2004.

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