Economics

US deficit down 35% in first 11 months of fiscal 2013

US deficit down 35% in first 11 months of fiscal 2013 (via AFP)

The US deficit was down 35 percent to $755 billion in the first 11 months of the fiscal year, after posting an August shortfall of $148 billion, the Treasury said Thursday. Although larger than the average monthly spending gap, the August deficit was…



 

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