Culture of Debt? As Congress Scrambles to Avoid Government Default, Some U.S. Leaders Have Financial Difficulties Too

The national debt is currently approaching $14.3 trillion, or almost $130,000 per U.S. taxpayer, and while Congress scrambles to prevent the government from defaulting on its debt obligations, some of the country's top leaders are having difficulty balancing their own finances. Two days after Republicans rode a tidal wave of anti-spending, anti-debt sentiment to the House majority, House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, told ABC News' Diane Sawyer that he did not have any personal debt. No...Full Story
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