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US Debt and How It Affects the Economy - US Economy - About.com
Sep 23, 2014 ... The US debt is $17.7 trillion, the largest in the world. Here's the three main reasons it grew so large, and how it will damage U.S. economic ...
US Debt Crisis: Summary, Timeline and Solutions - US Economy
Sep 25, 2014 ... Between 2010- 2013, the U.S. faced a debt crisis each year as tea party Republicans resisted raising the debt ceiling. Here's why it didn't work.
USA National Debt Clock Definition and History - US Economy
The U.S. debt clock tracks the national debt, which exceeded $17 trillion on October 17, 2013. Find out the history of the debt clock, where it is and what other  ...
U.S. Debt - How Much China Owns - US Government - About.com
Find out how much U.S. debt China really owns. See what other foreign governments hold in American government-backed securities and investments.
US Debt by President - US Economy - About.com
Sep 24, 2014 ... How much each President actually contributed to the $17.7 trillion U.S. debt all the way back to Woodrow Wilson. Who added the most ...
U.S. Debt to China: How Much Debt Does China Own? - US Economy
Sep 22, 2014 ... The U.S. debt to China is $1.25 trillion. Here's why America owes so much China, and what happens if China calls in its loans.
Debt Ceiling Definition, Why It's Raised, Past Crises - US Economy
Sep 24, 2014 ... The debt ceiling is a limit on how much debt the U.S. government can have. Here's how it's raised, what happens if it isn't, and recent crises.
National Deficit and Debt - How They Affect Each Other - US Economy
The U.S. deficit adds to the debt each year, while interest on the debt increases the deficit. This spiraling cost will hurt economic growth.
Federal Deficit vs. National Debt - Definition of ... - US Government
Learn the difference between the federal deficit and the national debt. ... U.S. Awaits Result Of Debt Ceiling Vote - Andrew Burton/Stringer/Getty Images News.
Who Owns the US National Debt? How Much Is Owed? - US Economy
Sep 22, 2014 ... The U.S. debt is more than $17.6 trillion. Most headlines focus on how much the U.S. owes China, which is the largest foreign owner. However ...
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