US Congress Sees Mounting National Debt as a ‘Threat to National Security’
Americans congressmen expressed their concerns over the mounting national debt. It could be a threat to country’s national security, according to a statement by the United States House of Representatives Committee on the Budget.
Currently, the total US national debt tops $19 trillion.
“Today’s growing debt is not so much the result of defeating a threat to America’s national security – as it is the threat itself. The fiscal imbalance we face; the uncertainty that is sown into our economy by a looming fiscal crisis – this all weakens our nation,” the statement published on the committee’s website read. – READ MORE