The US national debt is now greater than the entire annual production of our economy! So if our government were to seize all production from all Americans for a whole year, it still wouldn't pay off what we owe.
Well done, everybody! We could never have done it without commitment from both sides of the aisle. It's good to know that when it comes to the most important things, our elected leaders are willing to put their differences aside, roll up their sleeves, and work together.