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PBS NewsHour | News Wrap: U.S. Budget Deficit Hits $1 Trillion for Third Consecutive Year | PBS

Duration: 02:39
Program: PBS NewsHour #10129
Broadcast Date: Aug. 10, 2011

In other news Wednesday, the Treasury Department announced that the U.S. budget deficit this year is above $1 trillion. With two months left in the fiscal year, the deficit is slated exceed last year's. Also, international forces have killed the Taliban militants who shot down a U.S. helicopter on Saturday, killing 30 Americans.

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Post Date: August 10, 2011