111th Congress added more debt than first 100 Congresses combined: $10,429 per person in U.S.

The federal government has accumulated more new debt–$3.22 trillion ($3,220,103,625,307.29)—during the tenure of the 111th Congress than it did during the first 100 Congresses combined, according to official debt figures published by the U.S. Treasury.

That equals $10,429.64 in new debt for each and every one of the 308,745,538 people counted in the United States by the 2010 Census.

The total national debt of $13,858,529,371,601.09 (or $13.859 trillion), as recorded by the U.S. Treasury at the close of business on Dec. 22, now equals $44,886.57 for every man, woman and child in the United States.

Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2010/12/28/111th-congress-added-more-debt-than-first-100-congresses-combined-10429-per-person-in-u-s/#ixzz19QMqwCna

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