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+106%: Obama Has More Than Doubled Marketable U.S. Debt
CNSNews ^ | 02/18/2014 | By Terence P. Jeffrey

Posted on 02/18/2014 12:59:10 PM PST by Carbonsteel

(CNSNews.com) - The marketable debt of the U.S. government has more than doubled--climbing by 106 percent--while President Barack Obama has been in office, increasing from $5,749,916,000,000 at the end of January 2009 to $11,825,322,000,000 at the end of January 2014, according to the U.S. Treasury's latest Monthly Statement of the Public Debt.

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1 posted on 02/18/2014 12:59:10 PM PST by Carbonsteel
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To: Carbonsteel

Another first for Obama.


2 posted on 02/18/2014 1:00:45 PM PST by SIRTRIS
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To: Carbonsteel

doubled the debt in 5 years. and people say he’s not an infiltrator...


3 posted on 02/18/2014 1:10:39 PM PST by varyouga
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4 posted on 02/18/2014 1:28:05 PM PST by DJ MacWoW (The Fed Gov is not one ring to rule them all)
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To: Carbonsteel

Well if you ask a liberal they will tell you Reagan and Bush were the worst when it comes to debt...gee go figure...


5 posted on 02/18/2014 1:49:43 PM PST by oust the louse (The Democratic Party might as well be called the Death Party. Abortion & ObamaCare/death panels.)
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6 posted on 02/18/2014 1:55:10 PM PST by Travis McGee (www.EnemiesForeignAndDomestic.com)
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To: Carbonsteel
Yeah, but think of all those jobs created and/or saved!

(sarcasm)

7 posted on 02/18/2014 2:03:32 PM PST by TurboZamboni (Marx smelled bad and lived with his parents .)
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To: TurboZamboni
Obama showed the world how to spend tens of trillions of dollars and have absolutely nothing to show for it. It takes a special type of moron to accomplish that.
8 posted on 02/18/2014 4:04:47 PM PST by peeps36 (I'm Not A Racist, I Hate Douchebags of All Colors)
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