Discussion in 'Politics' started by manifold, Aug 18, 2012.
An oldie but goodie...
The debt hasnt been paid down in 55 years.................It will never be paid down again in my lifetime... And I hope to be around at least another 20...............
Debt Tops $20 Trillion for First Time; Jumps $317,645,000,000 in 1 Day...
It's Official: Debt Tops $20 Trillion for First Time; Jumps $317,645,000,000 in 1 Day
September 11, 2017 | The federal debt officially surpassed $20 trillion for the first time on Friday, as the debt subject to the legal limit set by Congress jumped $317,645,000,000 in one day--following President Donald Trump's signing of a spending-and-debt-limit deal that will fund the government through Dec. 8.
McCain: 'We Have Got to Spend More Money on Defense'
September 11, 2017 | John McCain was one of 17 Senate Republicans to vote against a hurricane relief bill that included a short-term debt-limit extension as well as a continuing resolution to keep the government funded at current levels for the next three months.
Record 73.3% of School Lunches Served in FY16 Were Free or Reduced Price
September 12, 2017 Of the 5,052,222,946 school lunches served in Fiscal Year 2016, 73.3 percent of them -- the highest percentage on record -- were either free or reduced price meals, according to data posted on September 8, 2017 by the Agriculture Department's Food and Nutrition Service.
Corrupt politicians maxing out credit cards in my grandkids name, sickening.
Dont pay Congress if we're running a deficit. We'll be debt free in 5 years
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