U.S. National Debt

~ U.S. National Debt Clock – Real Time


~ Our Debt Clock – Truth in Accounting

Each Taxpayer’s Share: $899,000


~ Charting America’s Debt- $27 Trillion and Counting – Visual Capitalist


~ 5 facts about the national debt – Pew Research Center


Debt Visualized

~ Total US National Debt visualized- pre and post-Covid – YouTube


TV News Videos


~ US debt to exceed the economy for the first time since World War II – YouTube


~ Dubious milestone- US national debt exceeds $21 trillion – YouTube


~ Government debt per household to hit record levels, report says – YouTube


~ US debt surpasses historic $20 trillion – YouTube


~ Watchdog warns of debt threat looming over US economy – YouTube


~ Why skyrocketing federal debt will mean the next recession is harder to overcome – PBS News Hour


News Articles


~ Here’s who owns a record $21.21 trillion of U.S. debt – MarketWatch

Hmm…$197 Billion held in the Cayman Islands.


~ $23 Trillion Dollars Our Insane National Debt Could Lead to America’s Ruin The Heritage Foundation

~ Amazon bought US government debt at a record pace last year – CNBC

~ Government debt hits record $66 trillion, 80% of global GDP, Fitch says  – CNBC

~ Interest on the National Debt and How it Affects You – The Balance

The interest on the debt is $378 billion.

~ Our National Debt Just Hit $22 Trillion. Will Congress Finally Take It Seriously? – The Heritage Foundation

~ President Trump’s $4 Trillion Debt Increase Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget – Committee For a Responsible Federal Budget

~ President Trump has Signed $4.7 Trillion of Debt into Law – Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

~ Record government and corporate debt risks ‘tipping point’ after pandemic passes – MSN

~ ‘Self-inflicted wound’: Donald Trump signs budget bill as experts warn he’s on track to add trillions to U.S. debt – USA Today

~ The Government Debt Racket – Washington Monthly

~ The Problems with Federal Government Debt – Downsizing the Federal Government

~ The US debt is now projected to be larger than the US economy – CNN

~ Under Trump’s watch, national debt tops $21 trillion for first time ever – CBS News

~ Understanding the Current U.S. Federal Debt and Its Effect on You – Money Crashers

~ US Debt Is Now Larger Than the Economy. Does It Matter? – Yahoo! Finance

~ U.S. Debt on Track to Grow to ‘Highest Level in U.S. History by Far,’ Says CBO – Newsweek

~ US national debt tops $22 trillion for first time in history – Business Insider

~ US debt surpasses $23 trillion for first time – TheHill

~ Who Bought the Huge $1.26 Trillion of New US Government Debt over the Past 12 Months? – Wolf Street

Reports


~ Federal Debt: A Primer (2020) – PDF