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News Roundup | April 13, 2012

Here’s a roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories:

USA Today says the federal budget deficit will top $1 trillion for the fourth year in a row.

According to Bloomberg, there are still ways around the Buffett Rule. The Washington Examiner says at least one Democratic senator opposes the Rule

The Washington Free Beacon has more on GSA’s $1 million Las Vegas conference.

According to The Hill, House Democrats oppose a small business tax bill, preferring instead to close tax loopholes for large corporations.

The Chicago Tribune says student loan debt is a greater threat to the economy than auto loan or credit card debt.

According to The Wall Street Journal, the true unemployment rate is 12 percent.

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