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    Debt stays frozen for 15 days...
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    Debt Frozen at $19,808,747,000,000—For 15 Days
    March 31, 2017 | The portion of the federal debt that is subject to a legal limit set by Congress plummeted by $56,758,000,000 on March 15 hitting its lowest level of 2017, according to the Daily Treasury Statement. On that same day, the federal debt hit its legal limit, according to the same Daily Treasury Statements.
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    $374,793,000,000: Sales Taxes Hit Record in 2016
    March 30, 2017 | Americans paid a record $374,793,000,000 in general sales and gross receipt taxes to state and local governments in fiscal 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right - dey's some politicians inna woodpile somewheres...
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    $240,418,000,000: Feds Collect Record Taxes in May; Still Run $88,246,000,000 Deficit
    June 15, 2017 | The U.S. Treasury hauled in $240,418,000,000 in total taxes in the month of May, setting a record for inflation-adjusted tax revenues for that month of the year, according to the Monthly Treasury Statement released this week.
     
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    The economy has been growing, so the debt should be shrinking. We should be paying down debt like Clinton did, but Congress Raised the Debt Ceiling. Trump want's to eliminate the Debt Ceiling... LOL Clinton's budget paid down $2 trillion. Trump budget grows it $4 trillion.

    Don't worry, about that fake pause in the debt clock, it just exploded over $20 Trillion when they raised the debt ceiling! Gold is up $150!! US dollar dropped 10%!!!
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right - all dat money an we still in debt...
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    Feds Collect Record Taxes Through August; Still Run $673.7B Deficit
    September 13, 2017 | The federal government collected record total tax revenues through the first eleven months of fiscal 2017 (Oct. 1, 2016 through the end of August), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement.

     
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    Gotta love those billionaire's idea of business acumen..
     

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