The U.S. paid $273 billion in interest on the federal debt last year, according to the federal government’s 2016 annual financial report.
The U.S. paid $273 billion in interest on the federal debt last year, according to the federal government’s 2016 annual financial report. Matt Rourke AP
The U.S. paid $273 billion in interest on the federal debt last year, according to the federal government’s 2016 annual financial report. Matt Rourke AP

Interest on U.S. debt is economy-killer, 2016 annual financial report shows

January 23, 2017 05:04 PM