Gov't Budget Watchdog Says Irresponsible Fed Spending Puts America On Crash Course

Politics | Ethan Barton
Gene L. Dodaro comptroller general of the Government Accountability Office, testifies during a hearing. (Photo by Scott J. Ferrell/Congressional Quarterly/Getty Images)

‘Government’s unsustainable long-term fiscal path’

Every American Family Owes $152K To Pay Off National Debt

US | Richard Pollock
Two transparency groups are urging the Office of Management and Budget to curb earmarking by enforcing an existing executive order. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

‘That is debt you owe just as surely as if it appeared on your credit card statement this month’

New GOP Bill Would Slash Congressional Salaries

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Democratic members of Congress rise to their feet for a standing ovation as Republican members remain seated during U.S. President Barack Obama's State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in Washington, January 12, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Grand promises of future savings while our national debt continues to skyrocket’

EXCLUSIVE: Secret Fed Docs Show Obama Misled Congress, Public During Debt Limit Crises

Daily Caller News Foundation | Richard Pollock
U.S. President Barack Obama in Omaha, Nebraska, January 13, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

“Treasury apparently directed the New York Fed not to answer valid Congressional oversight inquiries because Treasury knew the answers would expose the dishonesty of the Administration’s public statements,” Report by House Financial Services Committee

Obama Proposes Spending Another $75 Billion We Don't Have

Opinion | David Boaz

The dysfunction is not a potential showdown on Capitol Hill, it’s spending, deficits, and debt.

Harvard study: U.S. government saddles EVERY American worker with $123,000 in debt

Politics | Bethan Owen
Budget Battle Poll

Current US debt stands at $16.7 trillion

GOP lawmakers introduce bill to help Obama, Buffett voluntarily pay more taxes

Politics | Caroline May

‘Liberals in Congress and the White House continue to call for more revenue. Here is their chance’

Conservatives: Obama's budget plan a 2014 vote gambit

Business | Neil Munro

The late budget plan is really an early piece of Obama’s election-day plan for November 2014, say GOP staffers.

Senate 'cliff' deal will push debt to $20 trillion by 2017

Politics | Neil Munro
Obama Fiscal Cliff

The US has a $16.4 trillion deficit right now

Which countries own the most US foreign-held debt? - TheDCNF

US | Betsi Fores
China US Barack Obama

Foreign-held debt reaches new record of $5.5 trillion

To honor veterans, focus on spending restraint, rebuilding economy

Opinion | Pete Hegseth

The top threat to our nation’s security is the national debt.

White House data supports Romney claim that Obama will raise debt to $20 trillion - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy
Barack Obama National Debt

But Romney’s plan would still raise debt to $19 trillion by 2016

Romney emphasizes $16 trillion debt as national security threat [VIDEO] - TheDC

Politics | The Daily Caller

“America must lead. And for that to happen, we have to strengthen our economy here at home.’

Motley Fool unveils top 10 most wasteful government-funded programs

Politics | Monique Hamm

The Motley Fool calls out ten of the most wasteful government funded programs

Putting the national debt in perspective

Opinion | Thomas Schatz

There are zero nations in the Eurozone that have a per person debt greater than that of the United States.

It's time for Millennials to fight back on the national debt

Opinion | Ryan Schoenike & Nick Troiano

Young people can show their support for debt reduction by signing the Citizen’s Petition to Fix the Debt.

Debt set to pass $16 trillion as Dem convention opens - Fox News

Politics | Vince Coglianese

Dems kick off as convention under shadow of record debt

Veterans weigh in: $16 trillion debt endangers security

Opinion | Pete Hegseth

One-third of veterans believe the debt is the biggest threat to US national security.

Obama budget forecast predicts $8.3 trillion deficit over next decade - TheDC

Politics | Neil Munro
Barack Obama

Sen. Sessions says plan proves Obama will use new taxes to pay for more spending, not fixing the deficit

Ten inconvenient truths about the national debt

Feature:Opinion | David Gibberman

It’s worse than you think.