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Federal Debt Will Soon Surpass Size of Economy

Created on October 16, 2012

Federal Debt Will Soon Surpass Size of Economy

Federal Spending by the Numbers 2012

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Real GDP

Publicly Held Debt

Publicly held debt, In TRillions of Inflation-Adjusted Dollars (2012)

Source: Congressional Budget Office, 2012 Long-Term Budget Outlook, Alternative Fiscal Scenario, June 5, 2012, http://www.cbo.gov/publication/43288 (accessed June 5, 2012).