As my colleague, Charlotte Hays, pointed out this morning, this will be another interesting week for Americans as Republicans and Democrats once again sit down to discuss the government budget. One thing is clear: In order to reduce government debt, we must cut government spending.

Mothers Against Debt put out a sobering video on what the national debt means for America’s youngest citizens.

To learn more on how the government debt is putting a heavy burden on America’s children and grandchildren, as well as hurting the economy today, read IWF’s policy newsletter on Government Over-Spending