October 23, 2012

America's Roundtable: Hon. Maurice McTigue, Fmr. Cabinet Member, New Zealand-Balancing the US Budget

Maurice P. McTigue

Former Vice President, Outreach

Honorable Maurice McTigue provides examples of reforms (including Canada) and shares his experiences as New Zealand's cabinet member in addressing economic challenges. Mr. McTigue talks about balancing New Zealand's budget in just four years, after 23 years of budget deficits. McTigue's advice for US legislators is to balance the budget in 4 years and to focus on cutting spending.