Senate permits gov’t to borrow an additional $1.9T
Published 01/28/2010, The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate voted Thursday to allow the government to go a whopping $1.9 trillion deeper in debt, offering a vivid election-year reminder that the government has to borrow 40 cents of every dollar it spends.Word count: 899
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