US budget deficit grows 27% through July

US budget deficit grows 27% through July

The U.S. government’s budget deficit rose by $183 billion to $867 billion during the first 10 months of this budget year. The Treasury Department said the deficit for the current fiscal year through July is up 27 per cent from the same period a year earlier. Spending rose 8 per cent to $3.73 trillion, and tax revenue rose 3 per cent to $2.86 trillion.

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Abbey Payeur
Abbey Payeur 1 year

Funny how Republicans only care about the deficit when they're not in office.

david dindu
david dindu 1 year

time for another shutdown

Need a hug bro?
Need a hug bro? 1 year

The very stable genius can't balance the budget?

Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 1 year

If the economy is doing so well why are there no surpluses?

FirstCensorshipThenJail
FirstCensorshipThenJail 1 year

prepare for the Chinese traitors to tank the market.

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