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DEFICIT NOT TOP ISSUE

A Pew Research survey finds 56% say that reducing the budget deficit should be a top priority for the president and Congress in 2016, down from 64% who said this last year. The general economy and terrorism are among the top issues these days.

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TOP ISSUES

New survey finds 56% of Americans say that reducing the budget deficit should be a top priority, down 16 points from 2013. Most continue to cite the economy (75%) and terrorism (75%) as the top issues. 

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STATE FINANCES

An analysis released by the U of I’s Fiscal Futures Project indicates Illinois currently faces a $9 billion annual deficit that will grow to $14 billion by 2026. Co-Director Richard Dye compares the state’s fiscal status to that of a person in deep credit card debt. He says the state hasn’t paid debt totaling $159… read more

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