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According to the US National Debt Clock, government debt now stands at over $21 trillion – or, put another way, $174,000 per taxpayer. Imagine what the interest payments on that must be. The CBO, in fact, commented on this. Believe it or not, the government's annual payments on interest alone, made ...
Berlin's fiscal discipline campaign marks a small but symbolic achievement in the first week of 2018: for the first time in more than two decades, Germany's closely watched “Debt Clock” moved backwards. It was reprogrammed on January 1 to take into account the new federal and regional budget plans.

JEFFERSONVILLE — With four children, eight grandchildren and eight-great grandchildren, it's no wonder John Van Binsbergen worries about what we'll leave behind for the next generation of Americans. The 85-year-old has been voting in local, state and national elections since the early 1960s, not long ...
If you were wondering what the time was on the evening of Wednesday 28 March, it was around 'our-national-debt-hitting-a-flabbergasting-milestone' o'clock. Because one of the various UK national debt clocks tipped over the £2tn mark. Theresa May must be happy, though, as a promise George Osborne ...
To my detriment, I looked at the national debt clock again. We discussed this remarkable real-time chronometer last summer as the national debt was approaching $20 trillion, and it looks on pace to surpass $21 trillion this summer. The big round number was greeted with a yawn, and Congress wasted no ...
I clicked on the national debt clock, you can too, http://www.usdebtclock.org/ and caught a screen grab of the following number: 21,042,833,367,005. Those are dollars. Trillions and trillions of dollars. More than twenty trillion with no end in sight. Every second of every day that number races into deep space.

According to the national debt clock (http://www.usdebtclock.org/) our debt is $21,034,831,400,009. According to the U.S. Census Bureau (https://www.census.gov/) the current U.S. population is 327,381,490. Dividing the debt by the U.S. population gives a debt of $64,252 for each man, woman and child in ...
Annually, the debt clock displaying the current debt is posted on the Campus Green in its massive form for students to see. The intent is to bring awareness, invoke questioning from the public and encourage them to do their research. This year, it will be posted from 12:30-4:30 p.m. on March 15.
Congressman Mike Kelly has a “national debt clock” on his web page purporting to show our nation's growing debt. Why bother? Kelly and many of his GOP brethren are fake fiscal conservatives. They've given up any pretense of caring about deficits with their latest tax and budget bills. In June, before both ...
A “debt clock” in Berlin, run by German tax lobbyists to shame the government into reining in spending, is falling for the first time in its 22-year history. In a sign of Berlin's famously tight fiscal discipline, it shows public coffers moving into the black at a rate of €78 per second. At this pace it would take some ...
A "debt clock" in Berlin, run by German tax lobbyists to shame the government into reining in spending, is falling for the first time in its 22-year history. In a sign of Berlin's famously tight fiscal discipline, it shows public coffers moving into the black at a rate of €78 ($94) per second. Granted, at this pace it ...
Republicans always care about the deficit when a Democrat is president. They always stop caring when a Republican is in office. And the public “seems” to care less about the debt because Republicans aren't filling the airwaves with debt clocks and dire warnings that we're going the way of Zimbabwe.
As early as 2010, FOX News used a national debt clock to show the number growing to $13 trillion. When Obama left office a year ago, our country's debt was more than $19 trillion. Thanks to an improving economy, in his last four years, Obama's deficits averaged less than a half trillion dollars per year.
The fees clock was inspired by the New York US Debt Clock, and was designed to highlight just how big a bite out of KiwiSaver returns fund manager fees were taking, said Simplicity founder Sam Stubbs. The clock ... Simplicity's debt clock ticking over to show the fees paid by KiwiSavers to fund managers.
That doesn't even include the more than $22,000 that is each Ontarian's share of the provincial government's own staggering debt load of $310 billion, according to the Canadian Taxpayers Federation debt clock. Albertans and British Columbians have a higher household debt to income ratio — Ontario ...
Growing up, when your birthday rolled around and grandpa handed you a card stuffed with this year's crisp, cool Treasury Bond, you were probably bummed — but doing an important civic duty. Those little slips of paper literally keep the government running. Turns out that when the government "borrows" ...
Debt clocks have been spinning for years, and the politics of debt and deficit rise and fall with whomever is in power. But this moment's realpolitik is whether or not the debt will hinder other major initiatives of the Trump administration, in particular infrastructure, an important issue for Missouri and Illinois as ...

It might be just meals. As student debt default gets projected as possibly causing the next economic crisis, tuition turns into a more prominent concern than rent. Ergo, SeekingArrangement.com's section called “Sugar Baby University” that immediately smacks a visitor with a national student debt clock.
A “debt clock” in Berlin, run by German tax lobbyists to shame the government into reining in spending, is falling for the first time in its 22-year history. In a sign of Berlin's famously tight fiscal discipline, it shows public coffers moving into the black at a rate of €78 per second. At this pace it would take some ...
U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus' official website bears witness to his hypocrisy and the lies he spins. First, the hypocrisy. Since being elected, he has opposed legislation that adds to the national debt. He has a spinning debt clock on his homepage in which the ever-increasing numbers show his grave concern ...
Every new plan or goal we make has a starting point. Many of us will use Jan. 1 as the beginning. With Christmas just past, we are reminded of a plan which was set in motion some 2,000 years ago. The plan had been in the works for hundreds of years prior to the birth of the baby that would become the ...
Photo of the day Turning back the clock Next year, the national debt clock at the German taxpayers' association will run backwards to reflect the country's fiscal reality. In 2017 Germany's outstanding public debt fell about 3 percent to €1.9 trillion ($2.3 trillion). Source: DPA. Quote of the day Bitcoin bashing ...
In addition to the debt clock visible on Rothfus' home page, his website has an issue page solely dedicated to explaining the problems of a rising national ... cent of waste and squeeze every cent of value out of each dollar our citizens entrust to it," is written directly below the debt clock on Marino's website.
For instance, visit the U.S. National Debt Clock website (http://www.usdebtclock.org/) and just watch those numbers spin. You can't even focus on them as they change, the interest is ringing up so fast. It's somewhere in the range of $20.6 trillion, and rising. If you find vertigo humorous, you'll be on the floor.
Associate professor of political science Scott Waller and associate professor of finance Shane Enete explained how the American economy has over $20 trillion in debt according to World Debt Clock. Waller emphasized Americans often have difficulty understanding the national debt, but it remains ...
Manhattan family-owned real-estate empire visualizes how much each US family owes to creditors. The Durst Organization has returned the 20-foot wide billboard displaying the US national debt to Manhattan after almost six months of rehab, aimed at replacing the digital display, wiring and to refresh the ...
More videos (1 of 9). «» The iconic National Debt Clock that broadcasts the nation's running tab from the southwest corner of 44th Street and Sixth Avenue is coming down, a spokesman for the developer family that installed it confirms to NBC 4 New York. (Photo credit: Getty Images) (Published Tuesday, June 6, 2017) ...
In 2011 Reed introduced a resolution in Congress to install a large computer-clock display debt clock on the floor of the House. “The debt clock will be a distinct reminder that our national debt must always be our first consideration as we continue to spend money that we do not have,” Reed said at that time.
As early as 2010, FOX News used a National Debt clock to show the number growing to $13 trillion. When Obama left office a year ago, our country's debt was more than $19 trillion. Thanks to an improving economy, in his last four years, Obama's deficits averaged less than a half trillion dollars per year.
Well, it's not breaking news, but it's worth noting as President and Congress spar over spending that the national federal debt exceeds $20,000,000,000,000 — and is rising by the minute. We're using zeroes here instead of spelling out “trillion” to help get across the enormity of this liability that we are piling ...
Turns out that when the government "borrows" money, adding to that ever-climbing debt clock, it actually begins by issuing debt. These are the basics. Let's say the feds collect $100 of tax money, but they spend $150. This difference is called "the deficit." To close the gap, the Treasury Department allows ...
$5 million are not taxed and still allowing the pass-through deductions to continue. The debt clock is broken when these scenario's exist. What about our children having the burden of all this debt? Now we don't care? Now we have elected people in positions who only pass legislation that benefits them can ...
... as EU giant loses £70 A SECOND as 'debt clock' ticks. GERMANY'S “debt clock” shows the country is loosing €78 (£70) each second resulting in the flagship European Union (EU) country breaking one of the bloc's mandates. By Darius McQuaid. PUBLISHED: 10:26, Fri, Jan 5, 2018 | UPDATED: 18:02, Fri, Jan 5, 2018 ...
A "debt clock" in Berlin, run by German tax lobbyists to shame the government into reining in spending, is falling for the first time in its 22-year history. In a sign of Berlin's famously tight fiscal discipline, it shows public coffers moving into the black at a rate of €78 ($94) per second. Granted, at this pace it ...
Attendees sit under the U.S. National Debt Clock after the chairman of the Republican National Convention (RNC) Reince Priebus gaveled the ...
If you want the dollar amounts in detail (and I warn you the figures are shocking), look up the U.S. National Debt Clock on the internet. The debt ...
After the US national debt reached the $20 trillion mark for the first time ever, a clock showing the debt in New York City has been removed.
The iconic National Debt Clock that broadcasts the nation's running tab from the southwest corner of 44th Street and Sixth Avenue is coming ...
After 940 days since he embarked on what has proven so far to be an unsuccessful pension reform crusade, Barry Shutt is seriously thinking ...
Greece has been bailed out, the unpopular government is holding on, the International Monetary Fund says the country needs debt relief and ...
At the state Capitol, you know how you can tell when an issue matters to voters and the lawmakers they elect? Crowd sizes at news conference ...
The student loan debt clock has surpassed $1.4 trillion and 63 percent of Kansans are paying off debt from school (the average is $28,000 per borrower).
Provincial debt has been the fastest growing measure in the budget for years, and it's growing faster than the government forecast it would.
(Source: "National Debt Of United States," National Debt Clocks, last accessed February 17, 2017.) The U.S. national debt has been a runaway freight train for decades.
When markets hit all-time highs and create even more milestones, sometimes there are interesting observations. The Dow Jones Industrial Average went above the 20,000 mark in the latest rally, only to eclipse 20,400 on Monday, February 13, 2017.
Then piles more money and a cardiologist's paddles on a heaving chest, a racing "debt clock" and credit cards, and a braying Chris Matthews and panic and panic and more panic.
Then piles more money and a cardiologist's paddles on a heaving chest, a racing "debt clock" and credit cards, and a braying Chris Matthews and panic and panic and more panic.
On the flip side, it is no secret that Uncle Sam wastes a phenomenal amount of the money on foolish & unnecessary projects and programs.
With Donald Trump's administration now two weeks old, here's a quick look at what exactly these issues mean and how they could change during Trump's presidency.
As the national student loan debt clock ticks past $1.4 trillion and 63 percent of Kansans struggle with increasing debt burdens (according to recent data from the Institute for College Access and Success), our state continues to withhold funds from ...


 

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