“But with respect to [the nation’s] future debt; would it not be wise and just for that nation to declare in the constitution they are forming that neither the legislature, nor the nation itself can validly contract more debt, than they may pay within their own age, or within the term of 19 years.”
Congress just approved the President’s $3.5 trillion budget, a few moments before midnight. Nearly everything about it defies the US Constitution. This could be our nation’s gravest mistake.
Thomas Jefferson also once warned this great nation, “I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.”