TRUMP’S RISING DEBTS WILL SOON FORCE THE U.S. TO SPEND MORE ON INTEREST THAN MEDICAID, DEFENSE

BY BENJAMIN FEARNOW for www.newsweek.com U.S. government spending on the interest costs of rising federal debt will soon force lawmakers to choose between competing spending on health care and education programs, according to the Wall Street Journal. Interest costs on the 2017 federal debt of $263 billion accounted for 6.6 percent of...