USA’s Gross over-spending

[Tim Challies points us to…] Warren Buffet, in an op-ed at the Times, shares some staggering facts. “Congress is now spending 185% of what it takes in; the deficit is a post WWII record of 13% of GDP; the debt is growing by 1% a month; the US is borrowing $1.8 trillion a year.” Read it all HERE.

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How much money???

packet1Our government talks today of spending not just millions, or billions of dollars, but of spending TRILLIONS of dollars. How much money is that? Someone has done a neat and simple sequence of illustrations HERE for you to see…. Enjoy (before the reality of our country’s shameful spending spree sets in).

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