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'Something has got to give': Elon Musk calls Biden's record-high national debt unsustainable


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The Washington Examiner

Luke Gentile, Social Media Producer

February 14, 2022

Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, said Thursday that the record-high $30 trillion national debt is unsustainable.

Musk responded to a headline from the Babylon Bee that read "Biden Goes Double Or Nothing On National Debt By Placing $30 Trillion On The Bengals" by arguing that there is nothing comical about the debt growing under President Joe Biden.

"True national debt, including unfunded entitlements, is at least $60 trillion — roughly three times the size of the entire US economy," he tweeted

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"People are saying we're going to give you free college, free cars, free cellphones, free this, free that," Sen. Rand Paul, a Kentucky Republican, said last year as the debt closed in on $30 trillion.

"Everything in life will be free. You won’t have to work anymore," he said. "The problem is there are ramifications. Money doesn’t grow on trees — money’s got to come from somewhere."

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