Rick Perry's heart is in the right place but he would make an even better impression if he had his facts right.
Check out his "hand-writing" tweet:
And on his hands he provides a memory jog with "$16 trillion".
Unfortunately, $16 trillion is the total national debt; the amount added by Obama is roughly $5.4 trillion, since he came into office with about $10.6 trillion in debt from his predecessors.
Yup, a trillion here and a trillion there and pretty soon you are talking about real money.