Global Debt Exploding, but G8 Leaders Fiddle with the Internet

With Europe facing a massive fiscal mess and the United States buried under $14.3 trillion in debt, one might think that the leaders of the world’s eight major economies would get down to business to talk government overspending.

But as Heritage’s Jim Roberts writes in The Christian Science Monitor, President Barack Obama and G8 leaders are meeting in France to discuss, among other things, proposed global regulations for the Internet. But debt won’t be served up as a topic of conversation on the G8′s table, even though it’s a major problem in the U.S. and Europe



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