David Walker, president and CEO of the Peter G.Peterson Foundation and former U.S. Comptroller General of the United States, sat down with Reason.tv Editor in Chief Nick Gillespie to discuss the deteriorating financial condition of the federal government and what needs to be done to put the country on a more prudent and sustainable path.

Approximately 10 minutes. Shot by Dan Hayes and Alex Manning. Edited by Josh Swain.

This discussion was part of Reason Weekend, an annual conference held by Reason Foundation, the nonprofit that publishes Reason.tv. This year's event took place in New Orleans from April 15-18 in New Orleans.

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