May 12, 2010 - The April Treasury budget showed a greater-than-expected $82.7bln deficit following a $65.4bln deficit the previous month. This is the highest recorded deficit in the month of April, which has historically been a surplus month. The Treasury budget has shown a deficit for the past 19 months, an ongoing record.
The year-to-date budget deficit now stands at $799.7bln. April outlays totaled $328bln following $218.7bln the month prior. Year-to-date outlays now stand at $2trln. April receipts were $245.3bln following $153.4bln the previous month. Year-to-date receipts now stand at $1.2trln.
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