Obama to Quadruple Bush’s Largest Deficit

The government’s fiscal year ends September 30.  Based on Treasury Department revenue and spending reports through July and projected revenue and spending in August and September, Liberty Works projects a fiscal 2009 deficit of $1.821 Trillion.

Obama-2009-deficit-chart

2 Comments so far

  1. thousand flowers blooming on August 17th, 2009

    This is the last BUSH deficit. obama inherited this deficit.

    This country is going to be suffering the effects of Bush policies for 10 years or more

  2. Drew on August 18th, 2009

    Fascinating.

    Just a few posts ago flowers informed us that Obama’s spending had brought us from the brink of economic disaster. It was brilliant policy.

    Now we are told the deficit is Bush’s fault, and bad policy.

    Do you spit, or swallow, flowers?