U.S. debt approaching 100% of GDP

As of last Friday, The International Monetary Fund now forecasts that the American national debt will reach 100% of our Gross Domestic Product within five years. This chart comes from that very long IMF report, and displays the problem clearly:
US spending as percentage of GDP
The left side of the chart shows U.S. debt as a percentage of GDP. The bottom of the chart shows the year.
Notice where the debt zooms upward? That’s 2006. As I recall, that’s when the Democrat Party took over the U.S. Congress. All federal spending bills originate in the U.S. House of Representatives. Come to think of it, 2006 was the year that a certain someone got elected to the U.S. House from Ohio’s 13th District.
Betty Sutton's money tree
If she actually wanted to ruin our economy and turn us into a basket case like Greece, how would Betty Sutton’s voting record be any different? She’s either trying to destroy American free enterprise, or she’s hopelessly ignorant of basic fiscal sanity.
Someone on Her Royal Highness’ staff should Google “The First Rule of Holes” and do a finger painting explaining the concept to the boss.

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