According to the Congressional Budget Office, the federal government will continue to spend more than it takes in over the next ten years, adding another $9 trillion to the national debt, which already stands at $22 trillion. This is a ticking time bomb for our economy, and career politicians in both parties who continue to ignore this problem are to blame. As your next Congressman, David will use his private-sector experience to streamline the federal bureaucracy and promote spending reforms that rein in the size and cost of government in order to balance the federal budget.