The debt increased by a trillion dollars in just over a month.
The debt of the US Federal government has exceeded $ 26 trillion for the first time.
This is evidenced by data published by the Ministry of Finance.
The national debt reached $ 24 trillion on April 7.
It took only 28 days for it to increase by another trillion dollars – the 25 trillion marks were broken on May 5.
Another 35 days passed, and the debt reached 26 trillion.