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[Published: Saturday October 17 2020]

 US budget deficit reached a record $3.1 trillion

 
WASHINGTON, 17 Oct. - (ANA) - The US budget deficit reached a record $3.1 trillion, driven by government spending on households and businesses struggling with pandemic shutdowns, according to the New York Times.
 
The shortfall underscores the long-term economic challenge facing the United States as it tries to emerge from the sharpest downturn since the Great Depression.  - (ANA) -
 
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