Why we must fix the debt

To solve the debt crises you must increase revenues and decrease expenditures. The problem is that Republicans and Democrats have partisan battles over how to accomplish these two things. In order to do this you must be creative, be disciplined and have controls. Below are nonpartisan answers.

Clearly, the government needs to stop spending more than it takes in and to that end, should not be able to spend without revenue available to cover it. This should be a legal requirement with accountability. Attaching financing requirements to budgeting so that spending cannot exceed revenue will keep the debt from rising further.

What happens if we don't act?

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You are not a loan. Strike Debt is a nationwide movement of debt resistors fighting for economic justice and democratic freedom. Debt is a tie that binds the 99%.

SpendingRevolt.com is a broad coalition of taxpayers, business owners, women, families and policy organizations focused on breaking the cycle of spending dependency in Washington.

A private, non-partisan, non-profit organization representing more than one million members and supporters to eliminate waste, mismanagement.

Concerned Women for America voices concerns with cultural issues and has set forth certain goals to reverse the devastating trends in our society.

Americans for Prosperity (AFP) is committed to educating citizens about economic policy and mobilizing those citizens as advocates in the public policy process.

Rally Against Debt Organizing Kit

Want to build your own RAD Rally? Here is how. The information and advice in this kit can be used by RAD affiliates, or by existing groups who would like to affiliate because they have shared goals. It's a living document, which means it will be revised periodically to reflect the experience and input of new affiliates.

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