Government Plunders Millennials

Red Millennial

debt4

Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt.” -Herbert Hoover

Imagine your friend makes $28,000 a year, but he or she is spending $38,000 a year, taking up loans and racking up credit card debt to the tune of $167,000. They don’t have a plan to get a better job, a retirement plan, nor any way to pay the bills. You would say your friend is being irresponsible, right? They have a problem, and a big one.

That’s exactly what our federal government is doing, with our money.

Over the past 12 years, the United States national debt has increased from under $6 trillion to over $16 trillion. If you break that down by taxpayer, it’s almost $150,000 per taxpayer. Over the past few years, the government has spent $1 trillion more than it has collected in taxes, each year.

debt5Don’t forget, we pay interest on…

View original post 530 more words

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Government Plunders Millennials

  1. Please look into the Article V Convention of States that is being held 12/8 and 12/9 at the Naval Heritage Center. This is the 3rd meeting, mostly procedural. It is being recorded by Cspan. This is important because it is a way that the States have of taking back our power. You are the Generation that will face the brunt of the debt! It is important for you to be involved with the Article V Convention of States which will make additions to the Constitution and tweak some of the language! You can follow or learn more about it at the Citizens for Self Governance website! Tutorials are available.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s