Random Fact

The United States poverty rate in 2012 was 15%. It was 12.5% in 2007. In 1959, it was 22.4% (http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/about/overview/index.html).

Unit 8: Federal Budget Policies

Introduction
Section 1: The United States Federal Budget
Section 2: United States National Debt
Section 3: Debts around the World
Section 4: Deficit Financing
Section 5: Budget Philosophies
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