Debt Subject to Limit Graph
*On February 4, 2013, the President signed legislation suspending the debt limit until May 18, 2013. As a result, the debt limit does not apply for the period from February 4, 2013 through May 18, 2013. See the FAQs for more information on Debt Subject to Limit.
The Debt Subject to Limit is the maximum amount of money the Government is allowed to borrow without receiving additional authority from Congress.
The Debt can be classified and analyzed in many ways. Some of the information you can view is: