Rand Paul: Obama Was a 'Piker' Compared to the Debt That Republicans Are Incurring Now

For some on Capitol Hill, the debt accumulated by the federal government is a back-burner issue, especially as COVID-19 wreaks havoc on the American economy, and members of Congress seek ways for government intervention. However, it is not for Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), who during an appearance on Fox News Channel’s “Your World” on Wednesday warned of the dangers of out-of-control spending and borrowing.

Prosecutors: Michael Avenatti was $15 Million in Debt During Nike Extortion Plot

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors say California attorney Michael Avenatti was over $15 million in debt when he tried to extort up to $25 million from Nike, while Avenatti’s lawyers say the money he legally requested to conduct an internal probe of the sportswear giant was a bargain.

BLACK FRIDAY: 48 Million Americans Still Have Debt From LAST YEAR…

BLACK FRIDAY: 48 Million Americans Still Have Debt From LAST YEAR...

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Sanders Addresses Emotional Veteran Who Threatened Suicide over Crippling Medical Debt

A veteran battling Huntington’s disease told Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) – who held a town hall in Carson City, Nevada, on Friday – that he is considering suicide due to the crippling amount of medical debt he has accumulated.