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A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax Code

  • 06 Jun 2017
  • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • University Club, 1673 Sherman St., Denver, CO 80203

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T.R. Reid

Author & Journalist



Event Details

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Networking Reception with Hors D'oeuvres and Cash Bar

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Presentation and Audience Q+A


Parking

ABM Parking Systems surface lot available at 1750 Sherman Street and is complimentary most evenings. Street parking is also available near the venue and is free after 6:00 p.m. on weekdays.


Directions to venue here

 

About T.R. Reid

At The Washington Post, T.R. Reid covered Congress and four presidential campaigns, served as the paper's bureau chief in Tokyo and London, and has reported from 4 dozen countries on five continents. T. R. Reid has written ten books in English and three in Japanese, and translated one book from the Japanese. His 2009 book "The Healing of America" became a national best-seller. PBS Frontline made two documentaries, "Sick Around the World" and "India--A Second Opinion" following Reid as he did the reporting for that book. T. R. Reid's newest book: "A Fine Mess -- A Global Quest for a Fairer, Simpler, and More Efficient Tax Code" was published in April, 2017. It suggest what the U.S. should and should not do as Congress embarks on a major effort at reforming our federal tax system. T. R. Reid has made documentary films for National Geographic Television, PBS, and the A&E Network. His latest PBS film was "U.S. Health Care: The Good News," which is being broadcast by PBS affiliates around the country. Reid is Chair of the Board of the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless, a $54 million operation that serves tens of thousands of Coloradans. He has served as Kai-cho, or President, of the Japan-America Society of Colorado. He is Chairman of the Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care, the state-wide citizens' campaign working for universal health care coverage. He has served on the boards of Princeton University and several other community and national organizations. 


Reid's book, A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Fairer, Simpler, and More Efficient Tax Code, will be available for purchase at this event. 

WorldDenver will also be hosting a book club on June 20th, with the book available on via Amazon Smile.


Read several reviews of his most recent book by NPR and Publishers Weekly!    

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