Knowledge is power. We provide some basic facts, figures, infographics and other resources about the national debt to help advance an informed discussion about the issue and how to address it.
How does high national debt affect you? Have basic questions about the debt? Want to see how some myths about the debt stand up to scrutiny? Check out these resources.
See how high and rising national debt can affect you personally.
Read our policy papers that analyze and summarize critical and timely topics.
We refute several widespread myths about the national debt with the facts.
We answer the basic questions about the national debt.
Key facts about the national debt and where it is headed.
A brief overview of the national debt situation.
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