Federal Debt

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Trillions of Debt: A new Perspective on the magnitudes involved in inequality and debt.

Is There Any Good News In the Deal On Debt?:  Guest blogger Janet Spitz discusses some good news in the debt reduction package signed by the President this month, including the long overdue treatment of military spending as “discretionary.”

Who Ran Up the Federal Debt?:  More than $12 trillion of the federal debt, all of the new debt between 1980 and 2008, was raised by the Reagan, George HW Bush and GW Bush administrations, essentially funding the income tax cuts for the super rich.

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