There’s an 800-pound gorilla on the presidential campaign trail, but none of the candidates is talking about it.That gorilla has doom written all over it, to the tune $55 trillion - and counting.

A quick perusal of the Web sites of Hillary Clinton, John McCain, Barack Obama, Mike Huckabee and Ron Paul reveals that not one mentions this huge and undeniable problem - the net unfunded liability of federal obligations over the next 75 years.

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