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A Guide to Understanding the U.S. Government Debt and Deficits

There are a lot of terms and questions being thrown around in the media, on blogs, and in the conversations we have with friends and family about the national debt. What is deficit spending? What is the national debt? How is that different from debt held by the public? Why does government debt matter anyway? […] Read More >>