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national debt of the united states

The National debt of the United States is the amount owed by th...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The National debt of the United States is the amount owed by the federal government of the United States. The measure of the public debt is the value of the outstanding Treasury securities at a point of time that have been issued by the Treasury and other federal government agencies. The terms national deficit and national surplus usually refer to the federal government budget balance from year to year, not the cumulative total. A deficit year increases the debt because more money is sp
national debt of the united states

No, Tariffs Aren't Going to Pay Down the National Debt

New York Times - 07 Aug 2018
That means that to pay down any of the debt — let alone “large amounts” — tariffs will need to bring in at least $800 billion this year. As it happens, the Treasury Department tracks how much revenue the United States collects from tariffs. By its ...
national debt of the united states

Our destructive national debt

The Missoulian - 16 Aug 2018
Right now, with the debt over $20 trillion, if the interest rate on it was 5 percent, we would be paying over a trillion dollars per year interest on it, and one or both of two things will happen: a 1930's kind of depression, and/or hyper-inflation ...
national debt of the united states

Imran Khan Takes Oath in Pakistan, a Nation Divided and in Debt

New York Times - 18 Aug 2018
Washington froze aid to the country this year, citing the military's ties to extremist groups fighting in Afghanistan, complicating the United States' war effort there. In June, a global antiterrorism watchdog group put Pakistan on a “gray list” for ...
national debt of the united states

Why Russia continues investing in US public debt

Pravda - 16 Aug 2018
In the event the US Congress prohibits US citizens from conducting transactions with Russia's national debt, Russia may reduce its investment in the US public debt to zero. However, not to put the horse before the cart, one needs to know what US ...
national debt of the united states

No Reason To Fear The CBO's National Debt Projections

Seeking Alpha - 26 Jul 2018
As we have been saying for years, the debt and deficit in and of itself poses no threat of hyperinflation (or even regular inflation for that matter) or default in the United States or any country whose debt is denominated in its own currency. We've ...
national debt of the united states

Russia Hysteria Undercuts Our Values, Impedes Relations

RealClearPolitics - 16 Aug 2018
The mainstream media and out-of-touch politicians and bureaucrats want us to believe that the Cold War never ended, it's a crime to talk with a Russian, and we should all be fearful of any Russians here in the U.S. Apparently our $21 trillion national ...
national debt of the united states

The Collapse is Coming. Buy Gold Now.

United States Gold Bureau - 15 Aug 2018
These are just a few snippets international financial experts are using to reinforce the message that the US economy and dollar will, soon enough, lose its worth. The national debt, trade wars, unemployment, and foreign investors selling on the ...
national debt of the united states

Trump's economic fiction: 'record' GDP, jobs

Danville Commercial News - 15 Aug 2018
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is distorting the truth on U.S. economic growth and jobs, pointing to record-breaking figures that don't exist and not telling the full story on black unemployment. He cites the highest-ever gross domestic product ...
national debt of the united states

Federal debt, deficit are not the same

Tahlequah Daily Press - 27 Jul 2018
Dr. Fritz Laux, professor of economics at Northeastern State University-Broken Arrow, said state and local debt is relatively small in comparison to national debt, and the total of national and household debt roughly equals the total owed by U.S ...
national debt of the united states

America's debt has exploded. Why does no one care?

Chicago Tribune - 14 Aug 2018
Nothing bad has happened despite immense fiscal deterioration - our debt-to-GDP ratio has more than doubled in less than 20 years, from 33 percent in 2000 to 78 percent today, and is on course to reach nearly 100 percent in 10 years and continue rising ...
national debt of the united states

How US Fed is unintentionally squeezing developing economies

Longview Daily News - 15 Aug 2018
A crumbling currency inflicts many damaging consequences: Companies that borrowed in dollars — the global reserve currency — have to come up with steadily more money in their local currencies to repay U.S. dollar debts. Having to do so also raises ...

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