Feb 1, 2013 ... It's not a household. The government, unlike us, doesn't need to pay back its
debts before it dies, because it doesn't die (barring secession or a ...
To pay down that debt, future taxpayers will have to pay more of their ... Will we
ever get back to the level of National Debt GWB left us with? ... While it is
concievably possible for the US to pay off all it's debts, doing so would not make
... It's because, unlike individuals, we do not assume that the US government will
The United States government has to roll over all of its debt to the general public
... trillion of new money will be released into the economy to buy back the bonds.
... Therefore, the Federal government will never again be able to borrow money
to ... Federal securities have been traded as part of the money supply ever since
Oct 21, 2011 ... More. Our Blogs · Corrections · All About NPR. Back ... Planet Money has
obtained a secret government report outlining ... If the U.S. paid off its debt there
would be no more U.S. Treasury bonds in the world. ... our central bank — buys
and sells Treasury bonds all the time, in an ... So it was never publ...
Oct 9, 2013 ... 30 the federal government's total debt stood at $16.74 trillion, .... FYI We can't
paid it back until we have a surplus – like under Clinton ...... are forever in the
business game.. democracy if ever there were a title! .... Anyone who doesn't
know how to balance their own checkbook should never be entrusted...
Feb 27, 2014 ... But when I say that the national debt cannot be paid off, it's not a political ... To
pay Sue back, Joe goes to the store, buys sugar and hands it to Sue. .... Given
this, the US government will NEVER pay down its debt, and in fact will .... Since
Nixon took us off the gold standard, US debt at all levels has grown ...
Apr 5, 2013 ... China, with less than 8 percent of the U.S. government's paper, is among several
nations that invest in treasury securities. ... If GDP is $22.1 trillion, and
accumulated debt has increased to ... America will never “pay off” its load of
federal debt. ... For each of these Funds, Public Debt immediately invests all ...
Particularly over the last 40 years, the federal government has generally spent ...
such as Treasury bonds, then agreeing to pay bondholders back with interest. ...
we are placing higher debt burdens on our children and threatening their ... the
economy are all necessary to put debt on a downward path over the long term.
May 15, 2013 ... To add insult to injury, despite all the red ink, federal profligacy has continued. ....
Find out the real causes of the financial crisis and take back the billions ... of
Nations, no government in history ever has paid off its public debt.
Sep 10, 2012 ... The false fear of which I speak is the chance of US debt default. ... “The United
States can pay any debt it has because we can always print money to do that. ...
All U.S. government debt is denominated in U.S. dollar assets. ... the U.S.
government can never become insolvent, i.e., unable to pay its bills. In this ...