The Heritage Foundation

Government Shutdown Imminent -- The Heritage Foundation Releases Charts to Illuminate Federal Government Spending

How the Federal Government Spends Your Money The Federal Government is spending money like a teenage girl at the mall in the 1980's with her daddy's credit card -- the government is continually spending more and more, putting our country in deeper and deeper financial peril. In 2013, the federal government borrowed 19 cents of every dollar it spent. As of October 1st, tomorrow, the federal government is out of money -- mid-October the government will hit its debt ceiling and be in default...