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Debate Questions But No Real Answers on National Debt, Social Security

Maya MacGuineas: The conversation we've been having--Which candidate adds least to the debt?--is a far from: Which candidate has a plan to put U.S. debt on a sustainable path so it’s not growing faster than our country's economy?
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