Default NO, the need to pay the Interest on the Debt then pay SS benefits, the Military. Then they must decide WHO to pay with the money taken in to the Treasury. I know this is not the way these Clowns operate for the Good of the American Citizen or the Country. CUT this Monster Down that they have created. This Big, Bad, Behemoth, Bloated, Bankrupt Gimme-mint needs Downsized. To many Departments worth NOTHING.