Should I be worried for my USD investment?
The federal government ran a budget deficit of $666 billion in fiscal 2017, the biggest shortfall since 2013. The numbers: The federal government finished fiscal 2017 with a budget deficit of $666 billion, an increase of $80 billion over the previous year.
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/us-en ... 2017-10-20
By 2027, according to projections by the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, the annual deficit will total $2.1 trillion (assuming extension of the tax cuts and spending increases, as will almost surely happen).
These deficits will increase the nation's total debt, which is now $20 trillion, and increase it to as much as $35 trillion.
http://www.businessinsider.com/budget-d ... rts-2018-2
- Warren Buffett