U.S. Leads World in Adding Debt

While most economically developed countries have brought the growth in government debt under control, the U.S. leads the world in having debt grow faster than its economy. Continued fiscal negligence will result in slower economic growth for the nation. Congress must change course.

Additional Source: Peter G. Peterson Foundation.

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Date Produced: September 4, 2019

Source: International Monetary Fund

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