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US hits second largest deficit ever at $2.77 trillion after 2 years of pandemic spending

1 month ago   |   By RT

The US budget deficit totaled $2.77 trillion for fiscal year 2021, falling just short of the previous year's record-breaking numbers, but still in line with the massive spending during the Covid-19 pandemic.
The fiscal year's $2.77 trillion deficit may be the second largest on record, but the Treasury Department claimed the decline from year to year as a sign of the economy recovering.
“Under President Biden's leadership, the U.S. economy is getting back on track and Americans are getting back to work,” the joint report from the Treasury Department and Office of Management and Budget...
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U.S. Budget Deficit Hit $2.8 Trillion in Fiscal 2021

U.S. Budget Deficit Hit $2.8 Trillion in Fiscal 2021

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The deficit was not as high as projected as the strengthening economy gave tax revenues a boost.
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US budget deficit hits $2.77 trillion in 2021, 2nd highest

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

The U.S. budget deficit totaled $2.77 trillion for 2021, the second highest on record but an improvement from the all-time high of $3.13 trillion reached in 2020. The deficits in both years reflect trillions of dollars in government spending to counteract the devastating effects of a global pandemic.
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U.S. budget deficit hits $2.77 trillion in 2021, 2nd-highest ever but down from 2020

U.S. budget deficit hits $2.77 trillion in 2021, 2nd-highest ever but down from 2020

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette

The U.S. budget deficit totaled $2.77 trillion for 2021, the second-highest on record but an improvement from 2020.
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