Bureau of Public Debt


Americans Dig Into Their Pockets To Donate $7.7 Million Toward Decreasing The National Debt

In a move that’s akin to the time you gave back your $5 allowance to help your parents with the mortgage payments, Americans have dug into their own pockets to contribute $7.7 million in 2012 to help pay down our national debt. Even though that amount is just a wee drop in a ginormous bucket, it’s the thought that counts, right? [More]