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Endorsers of CED’s Business Statement on the Nation’s Fiscal Health

On April 21st, 2011, the Committee for Economic Development and over 100 CEOs and other senior corporate executives called on Congress and the White House to work together on a comprehensive deficit reduction plan with everything on the table.

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  • Ian Arnof, Chairman, Arnof Family Foundation
  • Deborah Bailey, Chairman and CEO, Solon Group, Inc.
  • Scott Barrington, Managing Director and CEO, North Sky Capital
  • Peter Benoliel, Chairman Emeritus, Quaker Chemical Corporation
  • Erskine B. Bowles, Former Chief of Staff to President Clinton and Co-Chair, President Obama's National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform*
  • John Brademas, President Emeritus, New York University
  • Alan W. Breed, President and Portfolio Manager, Edgewood Management
  • The Honorable William E. Brock, Founder and Senior Partner, The Brock Group
  • Donald Caldwell, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Cross Atlantic Capital Partners
  • Carl T. Camden, President and Chief Executive Officer, Kelly Services Inc.
  • Mortimer M. Caplin, Partner, Caplin & Drysdale; and former U.S. Commissioner of Internal Revenue
  • Gerhard Casper, President Emeritus and Professor, Stanford University
  • Robert Chess, Chairman, Nektar Therapeutics
  • Michael Chesser, Chairman & CEO, Great Plains Energy, Inc.
  • Carolyn Chin, Chief Executive Officer, Cebiz/Health Wellness Solutions
  • Lucy Chun, Chair, Asian Chamber of Commerce, New Orleans
  • Kevin Coldiron, CEO, Algert Coldiron Investors, LLC
  • Thomas Coleman, Principal, Close Mountain Advisors LLC
  • Robert Colson, Partner, Institutional Acceptance, Retired, Grant Thornton
  • George Conrades, Executive Chairman, Akamai Technologies Inc.
  • Mason Couvillon, President, Dardis Couvillon & Associates
  • Stephen Crane, Chairman, Insurance and Reinsurance Strategies
  • Dennis Crawford, Principal, First Financial Resources of New Orleans LLC
  • Lynn Crean, President, Gulf Area Training Enterprises, LLC
  • W. Bowman Cutter, Managing Director, The Cedars Capital Partners and Senior Fellow, The Roosevelt Institute
  • Kenneth Dam, Max Pam Professor Emeritus of American & Foreign Law & Senior Lecturer, The University of Chicago
  • John Dardis, Chairman, Dardis Couvillon & Associates
  • Malcom Day, Partner, Eagle Global Advisors
  • Richard Deal, SVP, CHRO, FICO
  • Renato DiPentima, President and CEO (Retired), SRA International, Inc.
  • Linda Distlerath, Senior Vice President, APCO Worldwide
  • Senator Pete V. Domenici, Former U.S. Senator from New Mexico, and Co-Chair, Bipartisan Policy Center Debt Reduction Task Force*
  • William Donaldson, Chairman, Donaldson Enterprises and former Chairman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Irwin Dorros, President, Dorros Associates
  • Robert Dugger, Managing Partner, Hanover Investment Group LLC
  • T.J. Dunphy, Chairman, Kildare Enterprises, LLC
  • Theodore L. Dysart, Vice Chairman, Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc.
  • E. Frank Ellis, Chairman & CEO, Swope Community Enterprises
  • William Ezzell, National Managing Partner - Legislative & Regulatory Relations, Deloitte LLP
  • Kathleen Feldstein, President, Economics Studies, Inc.
  • Trevor Fetter, President and CEO, Tenet Healthcare Corporation
  • Howard Fluhr, Chairman, The Segal Company
  • Patrick Ford, President and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Burson-Marsteller
  • Barbara Hackman Franklin, President & CEO, Barbara Franklin Enterprises, and Former US Secretary of Commerce
  • Cono Fusco, Managing Partner (Retired), Grant Thornton
  • The Honorable Stuart M. Gerson, Partner, Epstein Becker & Green, PC
  • Alfred Goldstein, President and CEO, AG Associates, Alfred G & Hope P. Goldstein Fund
  • Mark Greene, Chief Executive Officer, FICO
  • Patrick Gross, Chairman, The Lovell Group
  • Ronald Grzywinski, Chairman, ShoreBank Corporation
  • Judith Hamilton, President and Chief Executive Officer (Retired), Dataquest, Inc.
  • Ben W. Heineman Jr., Former Senior Vice President for Law and Public Affairs, General Electric
  • Troy Henry, Managing Partner, Henry Consulting
  • Roderick Hills, Chairman, Hills Stern & Morley LLP
  • Paul Horn, Senior Vice Provost of Research, New York University
  • Philip Howard, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP
  • R. Glenn Hubbard, Dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics, Columbia University, Graduate School of Business
  • Jeffrey Joerres, Chairman and CEO, Manpower Inc.
  • Robert Joss, Dean, Graduate School of Business (Retired), Stanford University
  • Pres Kabacoff, Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors & Chief Executive Officer, HRI Properties
  • Edward A. Kangas, Chairman of the Board, Tenet Healthcare and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (Retired), Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
  • Joseph E. Kasputys, Founder and Chairman, IHS Global Insight
  • Rick Kilcollin, Sanborn Kilcollin Partners LLC
  • Charles Kolb, President, Committee for Economic Development
  • David Langstaff, Former President and CEO, Veridian Corporation
  • William Lewis, Director Emeritus, McKinsey Global Institute
  • Bruce MacLaury, President Emeritus, The Brookings Institution
  • The Honorable Alonzo L. McDonald, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Avenir Investment Corp.
  • David McKinney, President, Thomas J. Watson Foundation
  • Lenny Mendonca, Trustee, Committee for Economic Development
  • Alfred T. Mockett, Chief Executive Officer, Dex One
  • Louis W. Moelchert, Jr., Managing Partner, Private Advisors, LLC
  • Michael G. Morris, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, American Electric Power Company
  • Steffen Palko, President and Vice Chairman (Retired), XTO Energy Inc.
  • Debra Perry, Managing Member, Perry Consulting LLC
  • Donald Peterson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (Retired), Avaya
  • Peter G. Peterson, Founder and Chairman, The Peter G. Peterson Foundation; Co-Founder and Senior Chairman (Retired), The Blackstone Group
  • Todd Petzel, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, Offit Capital Advisors LLC
  • Ned Regan, Professor, The City University of New York
  • Stephen Reuther, Former Chairman, St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce
  • The Honorable Alice M. Rivlin, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institute; Former Director, Office of Management & Budget; Co-Chair, Bipartisan Policy Center Debt Reduction Task Force*
  • Daniel Rose, Chairman, Rose Associates, Inc.
  • Landon Rowland, Chairman, Ever Glades Financial
  • George Rupp, President, International Rescue Committee
  • Kenneth Ruscio, President, Washington & Lee University
  • Edward B. Rust, Jr., Chairman and CEO, State Farm Insurance Companies
  • Robert Scott, President, Adelphi University
  • John Siciliano, Former Senior Managing Director and CEO, Investment Boutiques, New York Life Investment Management
  • Senator Alan Simpson, Former Republican Senator from Wyoming and Co-Chair, President Obama's National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform*
  • Alan G. Spoon, General Partner, Polaris Venture Partners
  • Claude Stansbury, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
  • Jon Stellmacher, Senior Vice President, Retired, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
  • Gordon Stevens, President and CEO, New Orleans Steamboat Company
  • Roger Stone, Chairman and CEO, KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation
  • Matthew Stover, Chairman, LKM Ventures, LLC
  • Davia Temin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Temin and Company Inc.
  • Edouard Tetreau, Partner, Mediafin
  • G. Richard Thoman, Chairman, Corporate Acquirers, Inc.
  • Patrick Toole, Vice President & Chief Information Officer, IBM Corporation
  • Stephen Trachtenberg, President Emeritus & University Professor of Public Service, George Washington University
  • Robert Vaughn, President, Ocean Steamship Agency Inc.
  • Delroy Warmington, Managing Partner, Delwar Capital Management LLC.
  • Jerry Weast, Superintendent of Schools, Montgomery County Public Schools
  • Patrick Welton, CEO, Welton Investment Corporation
  • Josh Weston, Honorary Chairman, Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
  • Duane White, Managing Director, Polihua Holdings, LLC
  • John P. White, Robert & Renee Belfer Lecturer, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • John Wilcox, Chairman, Sodali Ltd.
  • Harold Williams, President Emeritus, Getty Trust
  • Tom Winingder, President, Winingder Enterprises
  • Jacob Worenklein, Partner, Bingham McCutchen LLP
  • Nancy Wynne, Trustee, Committee for Economic Development
  • Kurt Yeager, President Emeritus, Electric Power Research Institute
  • Ronald Zarrella, Chairman Emeritus, Bausch & Lomb Incorporated