Bipartisan budget experts foresee a grim future for America if nothing is done to stifle the nation's budget deficit.
It currently stands at about $500 billion and is expected to top $1 trillion in the next 10 years.
Sen. Rob Portman says even that estimate paints a rosy picture of the future.
"It assumes no wars, it assumes no recessions," the Ohio Republican explained. "It assumes no...