Government Spending Hits Record in March

WASHINGTON – Government spending hit an all-time high for a single month in March, pushing the budget deficit up significantly from the red-ink level of a year ago.

In its monthly accounting of the government’s books, the
Treasury Department reported Wednesday that federal spending totaled $250 billion last month, up 13.7 percent from March 2005.

They’re spending our money like it’s going out of style.

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~ by antifed on April 12, 2006.

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