The (on-books) federal debt increased $236,991,525,500.74 between the first Trump/Clinton debate and yesterday. That’s 22 days and nearly a quarter-Trillion dollars.
I don’t recall either candidate addressing this problem. I also can’t seem remember hearing either propose the cuts necessary to halt the growth, let alone reverse it.
We’ll see what tonight brings. Speaking of that, I have to dig out my boots and find the shovel.