National Debt Tour: Boston
On February 21, the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget kicked off a national tour as part of a campaign to push for a major deficit reduction plan in 2012. The first event was held at the Institute of Politics at Harvard University on February 21, 2012 from 6-7:30 pm. The start of this national debt tour featured U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), an organizer of the Senate's "Gang of Six" deficit reduction initiative; Dave Cote, former member, National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform and Chairman and CEO of Honeywell International; former Rep. Vin Weber (R-MN); and Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget.
A video of the event is posted below.