‘Citizens’ Budget’ Points Toward a Wiser, More Frugal Government

January 21st, 2011 by admin Categories: Opinion Editorials, citizens budget No Responses

Will we live our own lives or take directives from politicians? Or, as Jon Caldara puts the question: “Will we as a People expect only those public goods that allow for a vibrant, growing private sector, or will we demand an ever-larger, more intrusive government on which we depend for our every need and decision?”
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The Citizens’ Budget on TV

December 17th, 2010 by admin Categories: Featured, Updates, citizens budget, devils advocate, jon caldara, penn pfiffner No Responses

This episode of Jon Caldara’s TV show the Devils Advocate first appeared on Colorado Public Television – Channel 12 on Friday, December 17th, 2010. It features a 30 minute discussion about the Citizens’ Budget and features Independence Institute Fiscal Policy Center director Penn Pfiffner – director of the Citizens’ Budget project.