Debt Hits $16 Trillion

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

Obama’s Number 1! Yes, that’s right folks. Barack Obama is Number 1 – in driving our country further into debt, even surpassing the record set by his predecessor, George W. Bush. According to the Federal website, treasurydirect.gov, the national debt stood at a STAGGERING $16.015 TRILLION. To put this in ...

The Natinal Debt, Today and in 2015

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Now that the Dunsels in Washington DC have had their way and handed Obama the power to spend another $2.4 trillion of our money, I thought it was time to take a look at the way things may look in a few years. To accomplish this, I headed over to ...

China: Using Our Debt Against Us

Friday, February 25th, 2011

In the category of "holy Smoke", I ran across a piece that discusses how China is using its some $900 BILLION in U.S. debt it holds to influence our foreign policy, especially in regards to the sale of military hardware to independent Taiwan. "In that regard, the recent announcement that the ...

3 and 20

Friday, October 15th, 2010

What do the numbers 3 and 20 have in common? Okay, that first one is scaled down; the 3 is for $3 TRILLION. The 20 is the number of months Obama has been in office. Put them together and you have the amount that Obama has increased the National Debt. ...

National Debt Breaks $12 TRILLION Mark

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

November 16, 2009, is a day to remember. It is the day that the national debt broke the $12 Trillion mark. That's right, TWELVE TRILLION DOLLAR. This means that the national debt has grown faster and bigger under Obama than under any of his predecessors. How's that for change? Since the ...