Tag Archives: National Debt

A Limerick on day after Thanksgiving leftovers: A 24 Billion dollar increase in Federal Debt.


A Limerick on Thanksgiving Day leftovers: A 24 Billion dollar increase in Federal Debt. The U.S. Treasury increased the net debt of the United States $24,327,048,384.38 on the day after Thanksgiving, which equals approximately $211.69 for each of the nation’s 114,916,000 households. (CNSNEWS) In August 2011, the debt ceiling — the amount of money the […]

A Titanic struggle, the iceberg of debt. A Limerick


“We have the wind in our face because the American people have the wind in their faces,” David Axelrod told an audience of New Hampshire politicians and business leaders September 27. “So this is going to be a titanic struggle. But I firmly believe we’re on the right side of the struggle.” A Titanic struggle […]

The National debt. Can it be blamed on George W. Bush? Nancy Pelosy anyone?


“After years of historic deficits, this 110th Congress will commit itself to a higher standard: Pay as you go, no new deficit spending,” Nancy Pelosi said in her inaugural address from the speaker’s podium. “Our new America will provide unlimited opportunity for future generations, not burden them with mountains of debt.” How well did she […]