Keep in mind the Federal Budget figures are reported at the end of each year.
This analysis provides us with an itemized accounting of the payments received by government (taxes and other fees) and the payments made by government (purchases and transfer payments).
Economics 101: A budget deficit occurs when an government spends more money than it takes in. The opposite of a budget deficit is a budget surplus.
Just “another example” that our economy is far from strong and what America is experiencing is not from Russia / Putin.
Recklessness has consequences and unfortunately we will all suffer for it, until we hold those accountable in government to be accountable and responsible for our future.