Paul Weinstein and Ed Lorenzen are senior advisers on the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget.
Prior to joining the Committee staff, Ed served on the staff of the
Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform. He is a longtime veteran
of the Congressional Budget process, having served as policy advisor
and Legislative Director to former Congressman (and current Co-Chairman
of the Committee board) Charlie Stenholm from 1990 through 2004 and as
Senior Policy Advisor for House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer from 2007
through June of 2010. Ed received his bachelor's degree in government
and international service from American University. Ed graduated from
The American University in 1992 with a degree in government and
international relations. He is originally from Honesdale, Pennsylvania.