Paul Krugman can't figure out why any...

Paul Krugman can't figure out why anyone worries about debt

There are 2 comments on the story from Oct 25, 2013, titled Paul Krugman can't figure out why anyone worries about debt. In it, reports that:

New York Times columnist Paul Krugman is scratching his head : Why are so many people worried about a "fiscal apocalypse" in America? Despite knocking on the door of $17 trillion in national debt, Krugman writes in frustration about a "debt crisis that keeps not happening, and, in fact, can't happen to a country like the United States" We can print ... (more)

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Since: Apr 08

Mission Viejo, CA

#1 Oct 25, 2013
Has Paul Krugman ever heard about interest payments on the debt? Interest payments on the debt are real problem and we are not going to have low interest rates for ever.

The size of the national debt is not important; it is the amount of the interest payments on the debt that count.

Since: Apr 08

Mission Viejo, CA

#2 Oct 25, 2013
The debt is something that liberals/progressive have to face.

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