News In Brief: CBO Sees Small Budget Surpluses

Vekshin, Alison
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/24/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31310, p2
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Reports on the probability of budget surpluses during 2002-03 as expected by the U.S. Congressional Budget Office's director Dan L. Grippen. Decline in projections about federal budget surpluses; Factors that led to the projected decline; Impact of U.S. President George W. Bush's proposal for tax deductions on the budget.


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