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U.S. Budget Deficit Narrowed to $74.86 Billion in June

The U.S. government’s budget deficit narrowed in June compared with a year earlier. Spending and revenue collection both fell, including a large drop for corporate-tax receipts in the wake of federal tax cuts......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

U.S. Trade Deficit in Goods Widened to $72.2 Billion in July

A preliminary report showed the deficit widened last month to $72.2 billion from $67.9 billion in June. The gap had narrowed slightly from February to May but now appears to have widened two months in a row......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 28th, 2018

US Spending On Interest Hits All Time High As Budget Deficit Soars To $684 Billion

The US' spending problem is starting to become a major issue. According to the latest Monthly Treasury Statement, in June, the US collected $225BN in tax receipts - consisting of $110BN in individual income ta.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 10th, 2018

Spending On Interest Hits All Time High As Budget Deficit Soars To $684 Billion

The US' spending problem is starting to become a major issue. According to the latest Monthly Treasury Statement, in June, the US collected $225BN in tax receipts - consisting of $110BN in individual income ta.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 10th, 2018

U.S. government posts $75 billion deficit in June

The U.S. government had a $75 billion budget deficit in June, Treasury Department data released on Thursday showed......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 12th, 2018

US budget deficit sets February record of $234 billion

The federal government posted a record budget deficit in February, pushing the overall deficit for the first five months of the budget year up 39 percent from a year ago......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 22nd, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. budget deficit widens to $234 billion in February

The federal government ran a budget deficit of $234 billion in February, the Treasury Department reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2019

US budget deficit running 41.8 percent above last year

The federal budget deficit in December totaled $13.5 billion, helping to push the deficit for the first three months of this.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2019

US budget deficit running 41.8 percent above last year

The federal budget deficit in December totaled $13.5 billion, helping to push the deficit for the first three months of this budget year up 41.8 percent from the same period the previous year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2019

US budget deficit running 41.8 percent above last year"s

The federal budget deficit in December totaled $13.5 billion, helping to push the deficit for the first three months of this budget year up 41.8 percent over the imbalance for the same period the previous year. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2019

U.S. posts another budget deficit as tax revenues sag

The U.S. federal government ran a $14 billion budget deficit in December as revenues sagged following last year's tax cuts even as the economy appeared strong, Treasury Department data showed on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019

Economic Report: Federal budget deficit falls to $14 billion in December

The federal government ran a budget deficit of $14 billion in December, a drop of about $10 billion, or 42%, from the same month a year ago, the Treasury Department reported Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2019

U.S. runs budget deficit of $14 billion in December, Treasury says

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Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2019

Federal government ran $11 billion budget deficit in December: CBO

The federal government ran a budget deficit of $11 billion in December, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Tuesday, which was $12 billion less than the same month a year ago. Accounting for shifts in the.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 8th, 2019

UK student loan changes to add billions to budget deficit

Britain's Office of National Statistics says it is changing the way it accounts for student loans in a decision that will add 12 billion pounds ($15 billion) to the country's budget deficit......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 17th, 2018

U.S. Budget Deficit Widened to $305 Billion in First Two Months of Fiscal 2019

The government ran a $305 billion deficit in October and November, compared with a $202 billion deficit during the same period a year earlier, the Treasury Department said......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 14th, 2018

US budget deficit hits record $204.9 billion for November

The federal budget deficit surged to a record for the month of November of $204.9 billion, but a big part of the increase reflected a calendar quirk......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 13th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. budget deficit jumps to $205 billion in November

The U.S. ran a $205 billion deficit in November, a jump of $66 billion, or 48%, the Treasury Department announced Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2018

The US Is Spending $1.5 Billion On Debt Interest Every Day

Several weeks ago, when looking at the US budget data for the recently concluded (Sept 30) Fiscal 2018, we noted that the most troubling observation in the latest data (besides the growing deficit, rising spending and shrinking tax revenues) was th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 29th, 2018

MTA considering fare, toll hikes to reduce deficit

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is considering raising fares and tolls next March across the New York region to plug a budget deficit that is expected to be almost $1 billion by 2022—even... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 16th, 2018

US October budget deficit jumps to $100.5 billion

The federal government recorded a deficit of $100.5 billion in October, a big increase from a year ago that was primarily caused by quirks in the calendar......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 13th, 2018