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Who does the USA owe the most money to? HINT: IT’S not China

As the U.S. government spends an unprecedented amount of money to fix the economy, there is an equally great need to raise the cash to pay for it. This is accomplished through borrowing, whereby Uncle Sam sells Treasury securities of … Continue reading

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Kentucky Senator Returns $500,000 To The U.S. Treasury as Budgetary Monies NOT Spent

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Rand Paul today announced that he is returning $500,000 to the United States Treasury – money unspent from his official operating budget. The total amount being returned is more than 16 percent of Paul’s original … Continue reading

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Forex @ DailyFX – US Dollar Continues to go Up, Up, and Up as Panic Grips the Market

The Dow Jones FXCM Dollar Index (ticker: USDollar) continues to rise early in the European session as euro weakness continues to dominate proceedings as contagion risks grips the market. The Eurogroup meeting later today is going to be closely watched by … Continue reading

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How much every US man, women, and child owe as their fair share of US National Debt

  Public Debt: $9,738,039,057,343.52       Intragovernmental Holdings: $4,606,464,350,365.41   Total U.S. National Debt: $14,344,503,407,708.93     Question: Who owns the public debt? Answer: Mutual funds, pension funds, foreign governments, foreign investors, American investors, etc.   Which Foreign governments own the most … Continue reading

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