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Continued: The United States: A federation of dunces

  • Article by: CLIVE CROOK , Bloomberg News
  • Last update: October 21, 2013 - 6:54 PM

This is what a grave economic problem — a clear and present danger to U.S. prosperity and social cohesion — looks like.

Perhaps when Washington tires of dealing with a crisis entirely of its own devising, it might give the real thing a moment’s thought.

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