Comment: On day 1 of new fiscal year, government adds $93B to debt.

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On day 1 of new fiscal year, government adds $93B to debt.

"...total US Federal debt to GDP is 103%. And rising about 1.5% per month." [Unsustainable]

US Debt Soars To $16,159,487,013,300.35, +$93 Billion; Or How To Kick Off Fiscal 2013 With A Bang
10-2-12

September 30 was the last day of Fiscal 2012 for the US which explains why despite the barrage of debt issuance in the past month, the year closed with total debt of just $16.066 trillion, a modest increase of just $50 billion in the month. Luckily, moments ago we got the first DTS of the new fiscal year, which eliminated any residual confusion we had. As of the first day of FY 2013, total US debt soared by $93 billion overnight, and is now a record $16,159,487,013,300.35.
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2012-10-02/usa-kicks-fiscal-20...