Letter to the Editor
People have been wondering if there was going to be an “October Surprise” this election. A piece of news that changes the dynamic of the election. It turns out there is such a surprise. The national debt soared $500 billion in under a month in October. That’s a 5% increase in the national debt in just one month. How much is $500 billion dollars? If almost enough to make every family in Alaska a millionaire. It’s $6000 for every family of 4 in America. And that’s in just one month. And this is during a month when John McCain said that the fundamentals of the economy are strong.