How important is reducing national debt?
How big a problem is our nation’s mounting debt? Are we headed toward a crisis similar to those gripping some European countries? Do we still have time to get it under control? What workable steps might you suggest?
In recent days, Congressman Paul Ryan of Janesville has been making the rounds, from Washington to Janesville, again sounding the alarm about our national debt. The Gazette Editorial Board met with him Tuesday, and the debt was the focal point in a wide-ranging discussion.
We’ll share our perspective on Ryan and what role he might play in reducing our nation’s debt in our editorial Sunday.