Numlock News: May 12, 2022 • Chicken Soup…

By Walt Hickey Deficit The U.S. budget deficit has fallen by $1.57 trillion so far this year, thanks to rising wages and employment. The government received $2.99 trillion in receipts in the fiscal year to date, up from $2.14 trillion in the same period a year ago. In April, receipts hit $864 billion, the highest amount of any month on record. Spending was at $3.35 trillion over the same fiscal year through April, which was down from $4.08 trillion last year. While Nixon’s comment that

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