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Mounting state debts threaten basic services

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Citizens across the country count on state governments to help provide quality education , public safety, and health care to the least fortunate among us. But now, $5.1 trillion in state government debt threatens those basic services and burdens every resident with an estimated $16,178 share of debt. According to State Budget Solutions' Annual State Debt Study , debt now accounts for...