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Federal Deficit vs. National Debt - Definition of Economic Terms
Learn the difference between the federal deficit and the national debt. Find out how the government deals with a deficit. Read about how the deficit impact the ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/federalbudgetprocess/a/debt-vs-deficit.htm
How Much U.S. Debt Does China Really Own? - US Government
Find out how much U.S. debt China really owns. See what other foreign governments hold in American government-backed securities and investments.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/moneymatters/ss/How-Much-US-Debt-Does-China-Own.htm
National Debt - U.S. Defaults - US Government - About.com
Find out whether the United States ever defaulted on its national debt obligations. Read about debt defaults and restructuring through history. Learn about what ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/moneymatters/a/Has-US-Ever-Defaulted-On-Its-Debt.htm
USA National Debt Clock Definition and History - US Economy
The U.S. debt clock tracks the national debt, which exceeded $17 trillion on October 17, 2013. Find out the history of the debt clock, where it is and what other  ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usdebtanddeficit/p/USA-National-Debt-Clock.htm
US Debt and How It Affects the Economy - US Economy - About.com
Sep 23, 2014 ... It's tracked by the national debt clock. As of September 2014, it is $17.7 trillion. America's debt is the largest in the world for a single country.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/fiscalpolicy/p/US_Debt.htm
National Debt Under Obama - US Economy - About.com
Sep 24, 2014 ... The U.S. debt increased $7 trillion during the Obama Administration. But how much did Obamacare, the Stimulus and other programs really ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usdebtanddeficit/p/National-Debt-Under-Obama.htm
National Debt by Year: Compared to GDP, and Major Events
Here's national debt by year, compared to the size of the economy and whether there was a recession, war or other catastrophe.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usdebtanddeficit/a/National-Debt-by-Year.htm
Ways to Reduce the U.S. National Debt - US Economy - About.com
America's debt is unsustainable, especially if interest rates rise. What's the best ways to reduce the U.S. national debt?
http://useconomy.about.com/u/ua/usdebtanddeficit/national_debt_relief.htm
Who Owns the US National Debt? How Much Is Owed? - US Economy
Sep 22, 2014 ... The $17 trillion national debt is owned by Social Security, the Fed, and foreign investors. Here's the major owners as of June 2014.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/monetarypolicy/f/Who-Owns-US-National-Debt.htm
Debt Ceiling Definition, Why It's Raised, Past Crises - US Economy
The debt ceiling is a limit on how much debt the U.S. government can have. Here's how it's raised, what happens if it isn't, and recent crises.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/National-Debt-Ceiling.htm
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