1 surplus deficit by us president

How is the Budget Doing Under President Obama?

Yesterday’s release of the Treasury’s budget surplus at -$129 billion begs the question: How is the budget doing under President Obama compared to past presidents?

Here’s the comparison.
Total Budget Deficit by U.S. President
The first graphic is the total cumulative federal deficit by president.

Unsurprisingly, the sitting president and congress look quite weak. Over the past 68 months of . . .


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