CONGRESS REACHES AGREEMENT ON $1T MEASURE TO FUND GOVT UNTIL OCT.
One TRILLION dollars in double stacked pallets in 100 dollar bills:
(You are in the lower left-hand corner.)
(Click on pic)
Until October… 2017.
The First Congress’s first appropriations bill:
”That there be appropriated for the service of the present year the following sums, viz. A sum not exceeding $216,000 for defraying the expenses of the civil list, under the late and present Government; a sum not exceeding $137,000 for defraying the expenses of the Department of War; a sum not exceeding $190,000 for discharging the warrants issued by the late Board of Treasury, and remaining unsatisfied; and a sum not exceeding $96,000 for paying the pensions to invalids.”
Debt outstanding: 01/01/1790 = 71,060,508.50
Here’s a 100 Million:
Just shave off 28,939,492.50 off that for a total of 71,060,508.50.
Visualize that 1T $ visualization picture stacked 19 more times for today’s debt outstanding.