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This is what $16 trillion dollars looks like: $16,000,000,000,000

This is what $16 trillion dollars looks like: $16,000,000,000,000 and you aint’s seen nothing yet! At this rate of growth, total US debt will surpass: $17 trillion on June 10, 2013; $18 trillion on March 23, 2014; $19 trillion on … Continue reading

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Famous Quotes from the Third U.S. President

Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 – July 4, 1826) was the third President of the United States (1801–1809), the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776), and one of the most influential Founding Fathers for his promotion of the … Continue reading

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US Hits Debt Ceiling

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Monday that he will immediately halt investments in two big government pension plans so the government can continue to borrow money. Geithner informed Congress of his decision in a letter stating that the … Continue reading

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