Comments for: Federal budget deficit lower than White House projection, CBO says

Posted March 16, 2012, at 10:03 p.m.

WASHINGTON — The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, official scorekeeper of fiscal Washington, estimated that President Barack Obama’s proposed 2013 budget would largely do what it says: add another $6 trillion-plus to deficits over the next decade. That said, the red ink will be slightly less than the White House projected …

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