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Understanding the Debt
Few Americans fully comprehend the size of the federal debt. They might know it’s “large,” but few really grasp the difference between a million, a billion, and a trillion—let alone the many trillions we owe foreign countries like China, Russia, and Saudi Arabia.
Solving the Debt Disaster Can’t Wait
Many nations have been devastated by unexpected debt crises. We have the advantage of foresight, but we can’t afford to wait for action.
Our goal is to educate Americans about the need to deal honestly with out debt now, before it’s too late.
We’ve passed the buck for too long—all $15 trillion of them. At this point we’re not mortgaging our children’s future. We’re mortgaging our own.
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