News from the Bush School

[POSTPONED EVENT] - Former Congressional Budget Office Director to Give an Economic Outlook

February 26, 2020

Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin

Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin

NOTE: Following Texas A&M University and Bush School of Government and Public Service guidelines for social distancing we are canceling all of our spring Mosbacher Institute events and working on rescheduling.

Our March 26 event on “Boom or Bust” with Douglas Holtz-Eakin has been postponed until Wednesday, November 18, 2020.

More information on this event will be available closer to the event date.


Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin has a distinguished record as an academic, policy adviser, and strategist. Currently, he is the President of the American Action Forum and most recently was a Commissioner on the congressionally chartered Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission. He was the 6th Director of the nonpartisan CBO from 2003 to 2005. During 2007 and 2008, he was Director of Domestic and Economic Policy for the John McCain presidential campaign. Holtz-Eakin serves on the boards of the Tax Foundation and the National Academy of Social Insurance.