October 31, 2013
HOORAY! Deficit “only” $680 billion in 2013. On the upside, it’s Obama’s first less-than-a-trillion-dollar deficit. On the downside, what little spending reduction has occurred was because of the GOP House, not any tendency toward self-restraint on Obama’s part.
For more fun, compare this with the deficit for the last year the GOP held the House and Senate. . . . .