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US Tax Revenue: $2,170,000,000,000
Fed budget: $3,820,000,000,000
New Debt: $1,650,000,000,000
National Debt: $14,271,000,000,000
Recent Budget Cuts: $38,500,000,000

Let’s remove 8 zeros and pretend its’ a household budget.

Annual family Income: $21,000
Money the family spent: $38,200
New debt on the credit card: $16,500
Outstanding balance on the credit card: $142,710
Total budget cuts so far: $38.20

Got it. Ok.