A Rip-Off on a Grand Scale: Massive National Debt

First published at 16:12 UTC on October 9th, 2018.

In Thomas Jefferson’s view, running up huge debts in the name of “funding” was a massive rip-off of future generations. He wrote:

"The principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity ...

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