Saturday, October 19, 2013

This Stunning Chart SHOULD Wake People Up About America's Debt

Jon Gabriel at Ricochet put together this revealing chart, which should put to bed any argument that the political class is in any way, shape or form acting responsibly with the nation’s finances. - Kyle Becker/IJ Review

If the green is the U.S. government’s revenue, and yellow is the deficit, then it takes a Sesame Street-level of understanding to grasp that the red part is bad – very bad. This is beyond party bickering; both Republicans and Democrats need to get serious about this brewing fiscal disaster.