The National Debt Is Now More than Ten Times Annual Tax Receipts

Politicians from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Dick Cheney are united in their agreement that deficits don't matter. Of course, that's exactly what a politician would say. Politicians score points by spending other people's money, so naturally, they don't want to hear anything about how prudence suggests it might be a good idea to not spend that extra 800 billion dollars they don't have.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

https://mises.org/power-market/national-debt-now-more-ten-times-annual-tax-receipts

 

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