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Clueless: Obama Budget Director Doesn’t Know How Much Debt Is In His Plan

Jeff Zients

“I don’t… I need to check the numbers… There are a lot of numbers there…”

WASHINGTON, April 11–In a hearing today in the Budget Committee, President Obama’s budget director, Jeff Zients, admitted he did not know how much debt was added under the President’s plan, saying that “there are a lot of numbers there…”

To view a table from the President’s own budget that shows debt climbing to over $25 trillion, please click HERE.