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PBS NewsHour | News Wrap: U.S. Budget Deficit to Top $1.2 Trillion for Year | PBS

Duration: 02:03
Program: PBS NewsHour #10139
Broadcast Date: Aug. 24, 2011

In other news Wednesday, the federal budget deficit will top $1.2 trillion this fiscal year. The Congressional Budget Office reported the deficit will be slightly down from the last two years. Also, Syrian government forces stepped up their crackdown on a key city in the eastern part of the country.

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Post Date: August 24, 2011