According to George LeMieux, the national debt is only $14 million?

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It looks likeUS Senate candidate George LeMieux’s has an arithemetic problem; specifically LeMieux seems to believethat the national debt is only $14 million, rather than $14 TRILLION. Just look at this image from the front page of his website. No worries, 14 million is only one millionth of 14 trillion.


Kudos to Sunshine State Sarah for being the first to notice this. Sarah even made a smart, brief video to memorialize the glitch. Watch it here.

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