The Debt Limit: Outlook, Concerns, and Strategies

May 25, 2023 | 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

Join BGOV’s experts for a discussion about the debt limit crisis and how your organization can prepare for possible disruptions.

BGOV’s reporters and analysts will dive into possible outcomes and how they could affect strategies, budgets, government programs, and federal contracting.

Gain actionable insights with BGOV’s trusted news and data that help you to:

  • Understand the debt limit debate and its impact
  • Learn about the potential economic consequences of a failure to raise the debt limit
  • Explore strategies for preparing for and mitigating the impact on your business or industry
  • Discuss how the advocacy community is engaging with Congress and the White House



Jack Fitzpatrick
Senior Reporter
Bloomberg Government

Jack Fitzpatrick covers the budget and appropriations process in Congress. He interviews lawmakers and staffers on Capitol Hill, focusing on the fiscal side of all policy areas. He has appeared on C-SPAN, MSNBC.com, Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Radio, among others. Before coming to Bloomberg Government, he covered energy policy for Morning Consult and congressional campaigns for National Journal. He has a bachelor’s in journalism and a master’s in mass communication from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School.
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Amanda Allen
Analysis Team Lead
Bloomberg Government

Amanda Allen leads the Government Contracting team of experts, who bring decades of experience to the complex and dynamic environment of federal procurement. The team delivers analysis of how the federal government spends money and what federal marketplaces look like for contractors’ opportunities and risks. Prior to leading the Government Contracting team, Amanda spent more than six years at Bloomberg Law covering corporate legal and regulatory compliance. A graduate of the University of Chicago, Amanda earned her JD from the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of Hawai'i.