Tales from the Trail

from David Cay Johnston:

Default and consequences

By David Cay Johnston
July 29, 2011

By David Cay Johnston
The author is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Peterson Foundation launches OweNo campaign on U.S. debt

November 9, 2010

While the ads are humorous, the subject is serious.

Fictional presidential candidate Hugh Jidette (pronounced huge debt) will soon be making a pitch for more U.S. debt held by foreign countries in television ads that willCALIFORNIA-PROTESTS/ be appearing across the country.