Panel Discussion With David Walker And Friends

This panel examining federal spending could produce some fireworks. Discussion at Black Rock Library, March 30.

On Friday, December 17th 2010, with the approval of both the House and Senate, President Obama signed into law the:

Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010

The total cost of this legislation is an estimated 858 billion dollars.*

*CBO Estimate of Changes in Revenues and Direct Spending

Good idea? Bad idea? Something in between?

Join our distinguished panelists, from across the political spectrum, for a lively and in-depth discussion of this historic legislation:

• Max Medina, Managing Partner, Zeldes Needle and Cooper and former Bridgeport Board of Education President

• Rob Russo, former Republican State Senator and aide to Congressman Chris Shays

• Tom Swan, Executive Director of the Connecticut Citizen Action Group

• Rick Torres, former Republican candidate for Congress and 2003 Bridgeport Republican nominee for Mayor

• David Walker, founder and CEO of the Comeback America Initiative and former Comptroller General of the United States

When: Wednesday March 30th 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Where: Black Rock Branch Library

2705 Fairfield Ave. Bridgeport, CT 06605



  1. Discussing Federal spending is a waste of time and effort. Those in Washington think it’s their god-given right to spend money we don’t have. You can have all the discussion you want, it means squat.


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