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Budget Deficit Definition and How It Affects the Economy
Aug 22, 2014 ... A budget deficit occurs whenever a government spends more than it makes, which is nearly every year. Find out why and how it leads to debt.
Current US Federal Budget Deficit - US Economy - About.com
Apr 6, 2014 ... The U.S. Federal budget deficit will be $564 billion in FY 2015. That's a third of the all-time record deficit of $1.4 trillion, set in FY 2009.
Deficit by President: What Budget Deficits Don't Tell - US Economy
The easy way is to look at the deficit by year for the length of their terms. However , the President isn't responsible for the budget deficit that accrues for his first ...
Budget Deficit History - US Government - About.com
Find out what the U.S. budget deficit was by year. See how much more the government spends than it takes in every year. Learn which years the federal ...
National Deficit and Debt - How They Affect Each Other - US Economy
How the Federal Debt and Deficit Are Different: The U.S. budget deficit is when Federal spending is greater than the tax revenue received for that year. In Fiscal  ...
Budget Deficits, Surpluses & Impacts on Investors
Discover how budget deficits and surpluses impact international investors and traders around the world.
Why Do Budget Deficits Grow During Recessions? - Economics
There is a relationship between budget deficits and the health of the economy, but is certainly not a perfect one. There can be massive budget deficits when the  ...
U.S. Budget Deficit - Five Key Questions - Economics - About.com
Article discusses five key questions about the predicted $482 billion U.S. federal budget deficit announced on July 29, 2008.
FY 2014 U.S. Federal Budget - US Economy - About.com
Apr 3, 2014 ... The U.S. Federal budget for FY 2014, why it was never approved, and what was ... Obama should be smiling -- the budget deficit is dropping.
10 Biggest Budget Deficits - In U.S. History - US Politics on About.com
This is a list of the 10 largest federal budget deficits in modern history. Find out under which president the biggest deficits occurred. See how those ...
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