(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
July 12, 2018 - 3:33 pm
Richmond, VA ( - Virginia ended the 2018 fiscal year on July 1st with a nearly $552 million surplus. The money came primarily from higher than expected payroll atx collections, a sign that both job and wage growth are growing. State Finance Secretary Aubrey Layne says much of the surplus...
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June 12, 2018 - 2:38 pm
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER , AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government recorded a budget deficit of $146.8 billion in May, helping push the total deficit so far this year 23 percent above the same period a year ago. Last month's deficit followed a surplus of $214.3 billion in April, a...
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