U.S. Gov't Posted $17.6B April Surplus

Newman, Emily
May 2004
Bond Buyer;5/13/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31883, p2
Trade Publication
Reports that the U.S. federal government posted a $17.6 billion budget surplus in April 2004. Comparison between the level of revenues and expenditures; Personal income and corporate tax receipts; Interest on public debt.


Related Articles

  • U.S. Ran $31.9B Surplus In June. Floyd, Daniel F. // Bond Buyer;7/23/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31186, p2 

    Reports that the United States government posted a $31.9 billion budget surplus in June 2001.

  • Federal finance.  // Economic Indicators;Dec93, p32 

    Presents statistics on federal receipts, outlays and debt of the United States government from 1976 to 1993. Estimates for 1994; Total; On-budget; Off-budget; Gross federal debt.

  • FD-A.├»┬┐┬ŻAverage Length of Privately Held Marketable Debt.  // Treasury Bulletin;Jun2002, p32 

    Presents several graphs on the average length of privately held marketable debt in the U.S. federal government.

  • Washington's bounty.  // Christian Science Monitor;10/28/97, Vol. 89 Issue 233, p20 

    Discusses what should be done with a United States federal budget surplus as of October 28, 1997. The interest on the federal debt; The hope that the Republican majority and Democrats following President Bill Clinton can restrain themselves on both tax cuts and spending programs until debt...

  • Spending to meet America's priorities. Barton, Joe // Fort Worth Business Press;04/06/2001, Vol. 13 Issue 50 

    Reports the passage of Fiscal Year 2002 budget by the United States Congress. Continuance of paying the national debt; Value of appropriated funds; Need of modernizing the Medicare system.

  • It Will Take Great Action to Pay Down Nation's Debt. Sperry, Peter B. // Business Journal (Central New York);08/04/2000, Vol. 14 Issue 31, p31 

    Focuses on issues on the use of federal budget surplus to the reduce national debt in the United States. Importance of an assurance from the US Congress on the proper appropriation of funds; Concern of the Treasury Department and the Bureau of the Public Debt over debt reduction; Implications...

  • THE ORIGIN OF THE INCOME TAX. Semiatin, Steven // History Magazine;Dec2012/Jan2013, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p34 

    The article presents a history of taxation on income in the U.S. The author examines the vague nature of the fourth clause in Section 9 of the U.S. Constitution regarding the government's ability to levy taxes, explores how debt due to U.S. involvement in the War of 1812 and the American Civil...

  • Treasury reports $23.7 billion deficit. Aversa, Jeannine // Hudson Valley Business Journal;01/08/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 22, p27 

    Reports the budget deficit of the Federal Treasury in the United States. Estimates of income tax payments; Value of government spending and revenues; Details on the government surplus in 2000.

  • Federal receipts, outlays, and debt.  // Economic Indicators;May94, p32 

    Presents a table and a graph showing federal receipts, outlays and debt from 1976 through 1994. Sources of data.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics