US monthly budget for August shows a deficit of -$107.7b vs -$119.0b estimate
Deficit is around the -$107.112b from last year
- US fiscal 2017 year to date deficit $674 billion versus $619 billion deficit in comparable fiscal 2016.
- US August budget outlays 334 billion versus 338 billion in August 2016
- US August budget receipts 226 billion versus 231 billion in August 2016
- US August budget deficit narrower than CBO estimate for -$109B gap