Caleb Bonham of Campus Reform took a walk around Charleston, South Carolina, recently to see what students think of the more than $18 trillion in national debt. That equals about $56,000 owed to the federal government per individual. And when taking into account the $126 trillion in unfunded liabilities - like Social Security and Medicare - the number swells to $1.1 million.
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) was in tonight’s “Center Seat” on Special Report. He told the All Star Panel that ObamaCare isn’t fixable.
President Obama made remarks this morning from the White House on the budget deal to raise the debt ceiling and end the government shutdown. He criticized Republicans for bringing about this crisis and acknowledged the frustration of the American people with the lack of cooperation in Washington.
Is raising the debt ceiling just another excuse for the government to tax you? Judge Andrew Napolitano joined Fox and Friends Thursday morning to weigh in.
Sean Hannity and Juan Williams battled it out tonight over the bill passed by Congress to raise the debt ceiling and reopen the government.
Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) both voted against the bill to reopen the government and raise the debt ceiling. The bill passed in the Senate and House tonight in a last-ditch effort to avoid default.
The House votes 285-144 to pass a Senate-approved bill ending the government shutdown and raising the debt ceiling.
President Obama made a brief statement moments after the Senate passed a bill to raise the debt ceiling and end the government shutdown.
The Senate passed a bill to raise the debt ceiling and end the government shutdown. It passed 81 to 18. The senators who voted ‘no’ include Ted Cruz, Mike Lee, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul and John Cornyn.
Tonight, Fox News Channel is LIVE with a special lineup as the debt drama unfolds. At 10p ET, it’s Hannity, followed by Special Report. Then watch The Kelly File at midnight.
In remarks on the Senate floor today, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) specifically thanked the women of the Senate for leading the effort to reach a bipartisan deal to raise the debt ceiling and end the government shutdown.