government expenditure

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Government spending. Along with consumer and business spending, government expenditures contribute to aggregate demand.

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There was a lot of government expenditure going on and we all took note of it and thought that we could help in some way.

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Although spending a trillion dollars on education may seem like an extravagence rather than a government expenditure, there are many schools in our country and all of them lack the funding they currently require.

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In the presidential race of 2016, government expenditure will be a hot topic with more than 3.9 trillion dollars projected to be spent this year and a large portion of that being discretionary versus mandatory spending.

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