Monday, August 13, 2007

U.S. Warned to "Learn from the Fall of Rome"

In as shocking turn of events, an actual employee of the Federal Government, has issued a grave warning to the United States of America. This is no low level employee of the U.S. Federal Government either, this is David Walker, Comptroller General of the U.S.

Learn from the fall of Rome, US warned

By Jeremy Grant in Washington
Published: August 14 2007 00:06 Last updated: August 14 2007 00:06

The US government is on a “burning platform” of unsustainable policies and practices with fiscal deficits, chronic healthcare underfunding, immigration and overseas military commitments threatening a crisis if action is not taken soon, the country’s top government inspector has warned. Read more here.