Federal government report says US deficit to grow by $800 billion more than previously expected over next decade, predicts $1 trillion shortfall next year alone
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America is set to add $800 billion more than previously expected to the national debt over the next 10 years, according to new numbers released Wednesday by the Congressional Budget Office.

Specifically, the agency's new calculations put the projected deficit for 2019-2029 to be $809 billion greater than projections made in May; while the estimate for this year's deficit is now $63 billion higher at $960 billion.

The report also estimates that the U.S. will run a total 10-year deficit of $12.2...

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