Pres. Obama Re-Caps the Week in Economics

The Associated Press reported on President Obama’s comments about making progress on the national economic front, including  the new financial regulations law. He also called on Congress to send him a bill that is intended to assist small businesses through tax credits. Looming over these steps forward, however, was the White House forecast for a federal budget deficit exceeding $1.4 trillion for the coming fiscal year. Read the AP article here, and the deficit story from the Washington Post here.