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9/2/2020 4:53PM     

U.S. Debt Poised to Reach Milestone Not Seen Since World War II

U.S. federal debt is projected to exceed 100% of U.S. gross domestic product in the 2021 fiscal year. WSJ’s Gerald F. Seib highlights three reasons why the U.S. is headed toward a milestone not seen since World War II. Photo: Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg News

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