National Debt

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Federal Debt Held By Public Now At Highest Level Since World War II

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Growing budget deficits will push debt to reach 150 percent of GDP by 2047

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Obama Leaves Office Having Added $9.3 Trillion to Debt

Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Bush added $4.9 trillion to debt

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CBO: Federal Debt to Hit $28.2 Trillion Over Next Decade

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Policies like Obamacare, tax code reduce Americans’ incentive to work

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CBO: Debt to Double as Percentage of GDP Over Next 30 Years

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Outside analysis claims CBO underestimates growth of debt

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CBO Projects More Debt, Less Growth Over Next Decade

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Federal policies like Obamacare will dampen labor supply and slow GDP growth

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Federal Debt Held by the Public Totals $107,000 Per Household

Monday, September 14th, 2015

Experts say looming debt could lead to a financial crisis

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CBO: Deficit, Public Debt to Double Over Next 10 Years

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Despite rising tax collection, government continues to spend outside its means

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Report: Cost of Federal Regulation Reached $1.88 Trillion in 2014

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

U.S. debt exceeds the size of China’s economy