CBO 2014 outlook

    The fed­er­al de­fi­cit con­tin­ues its slide — to a lower than ex­pec­ted $514 bil­lion for 2014, the non­par­tis­an budget of­fice re­por­ted Tues­day — but the na­tion’s still slug­gish eco­nomy poses more long-term budget chal­lenges for Con­gress.

    Published: Feb. 4, 2014
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