Budget deficit drops to $27 billion in January

Feb 10, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Cleveland.com

The budget deficit fell sharply in January compared to a year earlier, as an improving economy lifts income tax revenue.

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Far Away

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Feb 10, 2012
 
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"Most of the drop was due to several accounting changes. The biggest resulted in some benefit payments being made in December rather than January."

I have a feeling we'll be seeing a lot of this stuff in this election year.
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Feb 10, 2012
 
Far Away wrote:
From the article:
"Most of the drop was due to several accounting changes. The biggest resulted in some benefit payments being made in December rather than January."
I have a feeling we'll be seeing a lot of this stuff in this election year.
That is the way our government works, or rather, doesn't work.
crayzox3thongee

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Feb 10, 2012
 
Far Away wrote:
From the article:
"Most of the drop was due to several accounting changes. The biggest resulted in some benefit payments being made in December rather than January."
I have a feeling we'll be seeing a lot of this stuff in this election year.
do u lov uncle Ben or George! ;)

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