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Actual spending of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds between February 2009 and September 2011 exceeded Congressional Budget Office estimates by $20 billion or about 4 percent, according to a post on the CBO Director's blog.
A rare public hearing of the supercommittee suggests members aren't close to developing a plan to cut more than $1 trillion from the federal deficit over 10 years. Congressional Budget Office Director Doug Elmendorf warned them that cuts to discretionary funding, including feds' pay, would not solve the problem.
The bill to repeal a requirement that governments withhold some payments to vendors would add more than $11 billion to the deficit, according the Congressional Budget Office. A key House committee has already passed the bill.
Without restraint, Economist Douglas Holtz-Eakin, a former director of the Congressional Budget Office, warns that global markets could eventually lose confidence in the U.S. government's capacity to bear its rapidly growing debt.
Seven of the 12 major appropriations bills that set federal spending - including those that govern the budgets of the Departments of Defense, Health and Human Services and Transportation - still haven't passed Congress.
Economist Douglas Holtz-Eakin, a former director of the Congressional Budget Office, warns that your agency could fall into the crosshairs of budget cuts for FY 2011, and explains why, in our continuing look at "Bold Predictions for 2010."