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News

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April 08, 2016 Sanders’s ‘Great Society’ Plan Could Add $15 Trillion to the Debt | The Fiscal Times
April 08, 2016 US Election: Could Trump Really Cut the US $19tn Debt in Eight Years? | BBC
April 08, 2016 Donald Trump vs. Bernie Sanders Re: Fiscal Policies | FOX Business
April 08, 2016 Fresh Fixes for Social Security Disability Program May Be Tough | CQ Budget Tracker (Paywall)
April 07, 2016 Analysis: Sanders Would Add Trillions to National Debt | Washington Examiner
April 07, 2016 Report: Sanders's Proposals Would Add Trillions to the Debt | The Hill
April 07, 2016 CFRB: Sanders’ Proposed Offsets Wouldn’t Cover Policy Costs | Morning Consult
April 07, 2016 Debt, Deficits Get Ignored in Obama's Final Budget Plan | NewsOK
April 07, 2016 Opinion: Face it: Ted Cruz Is As Far From the Republican Mainstream as Donald Trump Is | Market Watch
April 07, 2016 Bernie Sanders’ Tax and Spending Ideas Would Add Trillions to Debt, Group Says | USA Today
April 06, 2016 The Incredible Cluelessness of Donald Trump | Reason
April 06, 2016 Bernie Sanders’ Proposals Will Burn Most Americans | Wyoming News
April 06, 2016 Trump’s National Debt Plan is Bunk, Says Fiscal Watchdog | Times Union
April 06, 2016 Trump Wouldn't Erase The National Debt — He'd Double It | Washington Examiner
April 06, 2016 Budget Hawks Bash Trump’s 'Ridiculous' Plan to Erase Debt | The Hill
April 05, 2016 McGinty, Allies Attack Sestak Over Social Security
April 05, 2016 True or False: Donald Trump Will Pay Off The National Debt in 8 Years?
April 04, 2016 Trump's Latest Wild Claim: He'll Fix the Debt in 8 Years | CNN Money
April 04, 2016 Debt and Deficits Rising: Who Has Courage? | Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee, WI)
April 02, 2016 Kasich: The Best Pick for Markets and the Economy | Barron's