It’s Official: U.S. Government Debt Equals GDP
JANUARY 09, 2012
“The soaring national debt has reached a symbolic tipping point: It’s now as big as the entire U.S. economy. The amount of money the federal government owes to its creditors, combined with IOUs to government retirement and other programs, now tops $15.23 trillion.” (USA Today)
Onward and upward!
FEE Timely Classic
“The Evil of Government Debt” by Sheldon Richman