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Trump’s $4 trillion budget helps move deficit sharply higher

WASHINGTON  /February 11, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump‘s is proposing a $4 trillion-plus budget for next year that projects a $1 trillion or so federal deficit and — unlike the plan he released last year — never comes close to promising a balanced federal ledger even after 10 years. And that’s before last week’s $300 … Continue reading Trump’s $4 trillion budget helps move deficit sharply higher