Government budget deficit
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new government report is predicting the budget deficit will drop below $1 trillion for the first time in President Barack Obama’s tenure in office.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Moody’s Investors Service says Congress must go beyond its deal this week and come up with a plan to shrink the budget deficit if it wants to keep the U.S. government’s top credit rating.
WASHINGTON (AP) – An AP-GfK poll shows there’s clear support for President Barack Obama’s insistence on raising taxes on the highest-income Americans.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The federal government started the 2013 budget year with a $120 billion deficit in October, an indication that the nation is on a path to its fifth straight $1 trillion-plus annual deficit. […]
(AP) – Gov. Jerry Brown’s finance department says 27 local governments have failed to pay or have underpaid the state after the governor tried to sweep up billions of dollars from community redevelopment agencies that […]