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Philip Klein: Yes, there's still a debt problem

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Humans, by nature, are typically focused on the short term. This has always been one of the major obstacles to implementing necessary reforms to get America's debt on a sustainable path. Between 2009 and 2012, perpetual trillion-dollar-plus deficits helped bring attention to the nation's growing debt problem. But this always ran the risk of conflating two separate issues. One issue was the...