The United States Treasury reports that the total public outstanding debt is: 015769788215.80. This is the first time in American history debt has eclipsed the trillion mark. The debt has increased approximately .4 trillion since President Obama took office on January 20, 2009. More info: www.weeklystandard.com FAIR USE NOTICE: This video may contain copyrighted [...]
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In the fourth and final section of an afternoon rant about my personal student loan situation, I steam about lenders selling loans during the consolidation process and show a piece of paperwork from the Direct Loans program received during that whole process that states the amounts expected to be repaid after 300-360 months of making [...]
The first ever GAO (Government Accountability Office) audit of the Federal Reserve was carried out in the past few months due to the Ron Paul, Alan Grayson Amendment to the Dodd-Frank bill, which passed last year. Jim DeMint, a Republican Senator, and Bernie Sanders, an independent Senator, led the charge for a Federal Reserve audit [...]
This video was created as my response to the Student Debt Crisis Video Challenge: studentdebtcrisis.org BUT I couldn’t cut it down to only 2 minutes. So…it can’t be officially submitted on their site. But here it is, cut as short as my rambling allows. lol Just one more voice added as a drop in the [...]
Aug 29, 2012 Rolling Stone contributor Matt Taibbi joins MSNBC’s Martin Bashir to discuss his new Rolling Stone cover story — “Greed & Debt: The True Story of Mitt Romney & Bain Capital” — which details why Mitt Romney is a hypocrite to decry the national debt problem when debt helped Bain succeed.