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Source: White House projects lower deficit, but it's still massive

Published 08/20/2009, Associated Press

The White House plans to announce the federal deficit will be about $262 billion less than officials predicted earlier this year, but it still will total a massive $1.58 trillion and pose a tremendous obstacle for a president seeking policy overhauls in health care and the environment.

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