Hit and Run: "Neither Clinton Nor Trump Would Reduce the National Debt."
Does anybody care about the national debt? Obama doubled the burden on future generations and virtually nobody outside of the Peterson Foundation voices a complaint. I guess it's easier to rob from babies than to balance the budget.
Related - The CBO says we're going broke. But those guys are nerds. "If current laws remained generally unchanged, the United States would face steadily increasing federal budget deficits and debt over the next 30 years—reaching the highest level of debt relative to GDP ever experienced in this country."