IL Policy Institute - A "stress test" for government

Over the past few weeks, the U.S. government has been busy issuing "stress tests" to determine whether the nation's largest banks are solvent.

Today, the Illinois Policy Institute decided to join in by releasing its very own "stress test." There's one catch: It's not for troubled banks. It's for the government itself.

You can check out our short, sweet, and to-the-point stress test here. Consider it your very own one page Ponzi scheme detector! However, when you're reading it, try not to pull out your hair. Rogaine isn't covered under the Medicaid prescription drug benefit...yet.