With total U.S. government debt at over $14 trillion; budget outlays between $3 trillion and $4 trillion; and a gross domestic product of $14 trillion, the question is, how broke is the United States? In short, the answer is, we really don’t know.
The December 2008 unemployment rate for blacks was 12.1% and climbed to 16.2% in December 2009. Last week in December 2010, the rate was 15.8%.
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