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When will the US national debt reach $25 trillion?


The national debt of the United States is the debt, or unpaid borrowed funds, carried by the federal government of the United States, which is measured as the face value of the currently outstanding Treasury securities that have been issued by the Treasury and other federal government agencies.

As of January 17 2019, debt held by the public was $16.094 trillion and intragovernmental holdings were $5.860 trillion, for a total or "National Debt" of $21.954 trillion.

You can view a live National Debt Clock here.

This question asks: When will the United States national debt reach $25 trillion nominal dollars?

Resolution should cite figures from the US Treasury or credible media reports in the financial press.

Economy – US

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