WASHINGTON (Indiana's NewsCenter) - The federal deficit hit a near record $1.3 trillion, for the just completed budget year.
That means the government had to borrow 37 cents out of every dollar it spent as tax revenues continued to lag while spending on food stamps and unemployment benefits went up as the economy slowly pulled out of recession.
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