Final report

3,500 Americans gathered together at 57 sites across the country to deliberate about our nation’s fiscal future on Saturday, June 26, 2010.

Check out the final report and view a slideshow summarizing the report to learn about how the process worked and what preferences were expressed by participants.

Evaluation Report

Read the new report on Our Budget, Our Economy by researchers from Harvard and the University of California.

Site Reports

Are you interested in learning about what people had to say in your community? Download one of 19 supplements to the Interim Report from your community.


Check out what the National Town Meeting looked like by viewing our photo gallery.


On June 30, Carolyn Lukensmeyer, testified to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform about the preliminary results from the National Town Meeting. Read her written testimony here.